Directed by Bert I. Gordon. To our DIRECTV and AT&T U-Verse viewers: We have reached multi-year agreements to restore our station. 1 / 5 stars. Gail Gilmore, a.k.a. Tisha Sterling, Actress: Coogan's Bluff. The game will air on NBC Sunday at 8:20 p.m. You can watch the game online with services such as NFL Game Pass and Fubo TV. My pick for ‘Beach Party Week’ of the Cult Movie Challenge admittedly features no beach, but it does feature almost constant partying and giant insolent teens intent on having a good time at all costs.After a car accident and an impromptu furious dance-off in the mud, Fred (a horribly smarmy Beau Bridges) leads his rebellious teenage gang to nearby small town Hainsville. Everyone danced there were at least three music numbers. Dancing teens. Watched the MST3K version. That is Village of the Giants. 21%. Beau Bridges as hepcat jerkface Freddy. Read Less. Choreography by Toni Basil. This particular film is a chore: plenty of c-grade sixties musical numbers, dancing, and the entire movie is an 80 minute build-up to a single punchline. This is just a dumb, goofy fun as hell movie. Maybe after a palate cleanse, I'll tackle it there too, because I can see how this would easily work there. With Trace Beaulieu, Michael J. Nelson, Jim Mallon, Kevin Murphy. Charla Doherty was born on August 6, 1946 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. The most interesting aspect of the film is the sexuality portrayed, especially as normal sized teens cling to the enlarged bikini top of a girl, a scene which the rest of the movie seems based around. This must be one of Bert I. Gordon’s worst films, so why do I like it so much? At first some ducks and housecats consume it, much to the amusement of the town, but when some local teens eat a batch, they use their newfound giant stature to take over the hamlet. Made by fans in Auckland, New Zealand. I re-watched it this time with the help of the MST3K folks and that made it a heck of a lot easier to sit through. 1-49 Reservoir Dogs (Django of…, A fine collection of cinema's underbelly, from trashy horror and grindhouse pictures to creature features, nudie cuties, sexploitation...and a few…, 2600 extra films listed in the back of Peary's book, to be used as an addendum to AKA's extremely helpful…. ‘It’s raining cats and tires!’ - MST3K Rewatch. A kid called Genius (young Ron Howard) accidentally invents a substance that causes all animal life to grow. (AP Photo/David Richard). After the second quarter, head to the News 5 Cleveland Facebook page at halftime to watch News 5's Halftime Live. Tommy Kirk Johnny Crawford Beau Bridges Joy Harmon Robert Random Gail Gilmore Tisha Sterling Tim Rooney Kevin O'Neal Charla Doherty Toni Basil Ron Howard Joe Turkel Rance Howard, Berkeley Productions Joseph E. Levine Productions Embassy Pictures Corporation, 81 mins Very misleading title. Limited by serious budget constraints the filmmakers eschew a more complicated plot and bigger/better effects for a metric fuckton of go-go dancing. That is Village of the Giants. I recently stated that The Magic Sword was my favorite from Mr. BIG, but this might be it. Village of the Giants Tommy Kirk Johnny Crawford Ron Howard (1965) Eight teens eat a boy genius's (Ronny Howard) lab food and grow big and bad; another teen (Tommy Kirk) tries to stop them. It’s a teen rebellion flick based on Food of the Gods (verrrrrrrrrry loosely) with some bad but really fun giant animal special effects. She was previously married to Lal Baum. Fave riffs include:"I blinded ME with science! It takes a lackadaisical approach, balancing the pitch between laughable camp and effective…. Check if it is available to stream online via "Where to Watch". Add one part kitschy 60s beach movie and a dash of soft exploitation. ""Attack of the 50 foot ABBA""Oh my God Opie's on fire! Never grounded for a second in anything resembling reality, this flick is simultaneously worse than the premise suggests and more fun than it has any right to be. Directed by Kevin Murphy. Perfect Sunday morning movie. Gah! © Letterboxd Limited. Village Of The Giants ( 83 ) IMDb 3.6 1 h 17 min 7+ A band of teenagers arrive at a town where they are astonished to find some ducks wandering around which are six times bigger than normal. There's a number of…, The Grindhouse Cinema Database is an online database of cult/exploitation/grindhouse movies from the '30s to the mid/late '80s. Copyright 2020 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Village of the Giants (DVD, 2001) at the best online prices at eBay! There are fake legs and hands and breasts and it’s just Bert I. Gordon giant goodness! Oh, boy.So sure, there's a young Ron Howard and a young Beau Bridges. Seeing an opportunity to get rich, some delinquent teenagers steal the "goo" and, as a result of a sophomoric dare, consume it themselves and become thirty feet tall. Sports via ClevelandBrowns.com on mobile web and the Browns mobile app, as long as the viewer is within the local broadcast radius. Mobile site. Other players with something to prove against their former teams include Jabrill Peppers, Kevin Zeitler and Jabaal Sheard for the Giants and Olivier Vernon, B.J. Local viewers can watch the game on WKYC, which reached an agreement with DIRECTV and AT&T and restored the station to customers Sunday morning. IMDb They then take over control of the town by kidnapping the sheriff's daughter and dancing suggestively. Put that in a 500ml beaker and shake till it fizzes over. The first half of this enjoyably bad movie is so zany that it makes up for the faltering second half of the film where things get a bit boring--except for the scene where the hot rod cars show up. 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