From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Embryo (1976, USA) is a Sci-Fi-Thriller film directed by Ralph Nelson.
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- Featured in: 42nd Street Forever: Vol 4
- Released in 1976
- Running Time: 104 Min.
- Production Co: Plura Service Company | Sandy Howard Productions
- Distribution Co: Cine Artists Pictures (1976) (USA) (theatrical) | Astral Films (1976) (Canada) (theatrical) | CFM Filmverhuur (1976) (Netherlands) (theatrical)
- Directed by Ralph Nelson
- Written by Anita Doohan, Jack W. Thomas
- Starring Rock Hudson, Barbara Carrera, Diane Ladd, Roddy McDowall, Anne Schedeen
- Produced by Anita Doohan, Michael S. Glick, Sandy Howard, Arnold H. Orgolini
- Original Music by Gil Melle
- Cinematography by Fred J. Koenekamp
- Film Editing by John A. Martinelli
- A scientist doing experiments on a human fetus discovers a method to accelerate the fetus into a mature adult in just a few days. However, the "adult" fetus turns into a homicidal psycho and looks for a new formula to prevent her from aging further.
Also Known As
- Alkio (Finland)
- Cenin (Turkey) (Turkish title)
- Created to Kill (USA) (reissue title)
- Die Brut des Bösen (Germany)
- Embrión (Venezuela)
- To Ergastirio tou diavolou (Greece)
- From Embryo to woman in 4 and a half weeks.