overview : A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that secretes a fluid to kill the roaches. This mutant breed was engineered to die after one generation, but three years later Susan finds out that the species has survived and evolved into a large, gruesome monster that can mimic human form.
Release Date : Aug 22, 1997
Runtime : 1h 45m
Companies : Dimension Films, Miramax
Countries : United States of America
Keywords : insect, experiment, mutation, giant insect, cockroach, nest, blood, disease, scientist, epidemic, evolution, sewer, manhattan, new york city, virus, tunnel, animal horror