From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Slugs (1988, USA/Spain) is a Eco-Terror film about a health inspector (Michael Garfield) and two helpers who hunt mutant killer slugs that call the sewer home. Directed by Juan Piquer Simon (Pieces).


Main Details

  • Released in 1988
  • Color
  • Production Co: Dister Group
  • Distribution Co: New World Pictures
  • Running time: 89 min.
  • Directed by Juan Piquer Simón
  • Produced by Dister Films, José Antonio Escrivá, Francesca DeLaurentiis, Juan Piquer Simon
  • Written by Shaun Hutson, Juan Piquer Simon, Ron Gantman
  • Starring Michael Garfield, Kim Terry
  • Cinematography by Julio Bragado
  • Edited by Antonio Gimeno, Richard Rabjohn

Also Known As

  • (original title) Slugs, muerte viscosa
  • Brazil - Slugs
  • France (video title) Mutations
  • Greece (video title) Salingaria tou tromou
  • Greece Σαλιγκάρια του Τρόμου
  • Italy - Slugs - Vortice d'orrore
  • Philippines (English title) Slugs
  • Sweden - Krypande hot
  • Soviet Union (Russian title) Слизни
  • USA - Slugs: The Movie
  • Germany - Slugs


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