Species (1995) Movie Review

Species (1995)

1995 | R | Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action
108 minutes /

User Score: 83/100

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Species Review


A group of scientists try to track down and trap a killer alien seductress before she successfully mates with a human.

This is one of those movies that are just weird. Species is like if I give you a gun, do you shoot it at someone, yourself, no one or do you just give it back to me? Scientists obtain the genetic code of an alien. They decide to blend it with human DNA. They also decide to make the half breed female because it will be easier to control and would not be able to spread its genetic material as quickly as if it were a male. Well anyway, she ends up escaping and a team is put together to track and retrieve her before she can reproduce. She begins her quest for a mate. What’s neat is that she is able to tell if the mate has any defects simply by looking at then naked. Species is a pretty good movie and the mate is one of the most unlikely.

About Species (1995)

Title: Species
Year: 1995
Runtime: 108 minutes
Type: Movie
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action
Score: 4 / 5 stars
Avg. Rating: 4.15/5 stars from 12 users.
Total Avg. Votes: 12
MPAA Rating: R
Starring: Frank Welker, David Jensen, Ben Kingsley, Michael Madsen, Patricia Belcher, Natasha Henstridge, Forest Whitaker, Esther Scott, Marg Helgenberger, Richard Fancy, Greg Bronson, Herta Ware, Alfred Molina, Michelle Williams, Roman Güttinger, Whip Hubley, Jimmy Chunga, Melissa Bickerton, Zak Knutson, Virginia Morris, Gary Bullock, Dendrie Taylor, Shirley Prestia, Christopher Ivins, William Utay, Coati Mundi, David Selburg, Jason Newell, Ed Stone, Lucy Rodriguez
Writers: Dennis Feldman
Director: Roger Donaldson

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