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    Unique ID Code: 0000036894
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    Added on: 16/7/2002 12:15
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    Flying Virus (UK)

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    A deadly virus threatens the world at 35,000 feet
    Certificate: 15
    Running Time: 95 mins
    Retail Price: £15.99
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    Synopsis:
    A deadly virus threatens the world. The symptoms are horrifying - bleeding eyes, restricted breathing, coma and finally... death. It starts in the Amazon Rainforest when journalist Ann Baurer stumbles on a top secret conspiracy involving biological weapons. These weapons are virus carriers - aggressive, unstoppable and numbering in the thousands - Africanised killer bees.
    An unscrupulous doctor smuggles live specimens back to the States on a passenger plane. When the plane hits major turbluence, a specimen trunk shakes loose and the contents immediately make a bee line for the main cabin. Gabrielle Anwar, Craig Sheffer and Rutger Hauer are among the humans fighting for survival against genetically engineered killers. It`s man versus nature at 35,000 ft!

    Special Features:
    Trailer
    Cast notes
    Photo gallery

    Video Tracks:
    Pan & Scan 1.33:1

    Audio Tracks:
    Dolby Digital Stereo 2.0 English

    Directed By:
    Jeff Hare

    Written By:

    Starring:
    Duncan Regehr
    Rutger Hauer
    Gabrielle Anwar
    Jason Brooks
    David Naughton
    Craig Sheffer

    Casting By:
    Michael Greer

    Director of Photography:
    Brad Rushing

    Costume Designer:
    Nicole L. Schroud

    Producer:
    George Shamieh
    Massimo Nouhra
    Craig Ayers
    Karen Toronjo
    Vince Ravine
    John J. Kelly

    Distributor:
    Mosaic Entertainment

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    1 / 10
    Now then, if you like a good old-fashioned `B` Movie (you know the one they used to run after the main feature) may I commend to you the recently released `Flying Virus`. Cert. 15.
    Now without ruining the plot for you, it`s about the failure of the U.S. to sign up to any environmental controls which so outrages the bee population of the southern Amazon.... I don`t think I better tell you anymore.

    If you enjoy a good `B` movie, make a bee line for this at your local video store.

    "A stingingly brilliant bee classic" - Shoreham Protester Fim Review.

    RichT
    posted by RichT on 29/8/2002 02:11