Frogs

"Weak"

Frogs Review


Frogs gets points for its most straightforward of titles, but what the heck -- there are killer lizards, spiders, and snakes here too, in addition to the giant frogs marauding a small island house and its residents.

"What if nature were trying to get back at us?" the film asks, before the Birds-reminscent attack begins? (The frogs are enhanced due to pesticide over-use.) Look no further than Ray Milland's typical reaction: "I don't think there's much to worry about..." His family's so self-obsessed they barely notice when members start dying off.

Ridiculous (gosh, those spider webs look like Spanish moss!), yet inexplicably watchable.



Frogs

Facts and Figures

Run time: 91 mins

In Theaters: Friday 10th March 1972

Distributed by: American International Pictures (AIP)

Production compaines: Peter Thomas Productions, American International Pictures (AIP)

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 20%
Fresh: 3 Rotten: 12

IMDB: 4.2 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director: George McCowan

Starring: as Jason Crockett, as Pickett Smith, as Karen Crockett, as Clint Crockett, as Bella Garrington, Lynn Borden as Jenny Crockett, as Maybelle, David Gilliam as Michael Martindale, Nicholas Cortland as Kenneth Martindale

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