Ratings

TMDB Rating 5.8
IMDB Rating 5.8
RottenTomatoes Rating 72%

Financials

Revenue: $16,000,000

Budget: $660,000

Profit: + $15,340,000


Movie Details

Tag Line: A hideous death lurked unseen in the river...

Status: Released

Average Rating: 6

Release Date: Aug 3, 1978

Rating: R

Run Time: 1h 34m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: New World Pictures , Piranha Productions


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Synopsis

When flesh-eating piranhas are accidently released into a summer resort's rivers, the guests become their next meal.


Main Cast

Bradford Dillman

Bradford Dillman

Paul Grogan

Age : 87 | Popularity : 4%

Heather Menzies

Heather Menzies

Maggie McKeown

Age : 68 | Popularity : 0%

Kevin McCarthy

Kevin McCarthy

Dr. Robert Hoak

Age : 96 | Popularity : 7%

Keenan Wynn

Keenan Wynn

Jack

Age : 70 | Popularity : 10%

Dick Miller

Dick Miller

Buck Gardner

Age : 90 | Popularity : 3%

Barbara Steele

Barbara Steele

Dr. Mengers

Age : 82 | Popularity : 8%

Belinda Balaski

Belinda Balaski

Betsy

Age : 72 | Popularity : 4%

Melody Thomas Scott

Melody Thomas Scott

Laura Dickinson

Age : 63 | Popularity : 5%


Crew

Department Role Name
Editing Editor
Mark Goldblatt
Mark Goldblatt
Joe Dante
Joe Dante
Production Executive Producer
Roger Corman
Roger Corman
Jeff Schechtman
Jeff Schechtman
Producer
Jon Davison
Jon Davison
Casting
Susan Arnold
Susan Arnold
Co-Producer
Hisako Tsukuba
Hisako Tsukuba
Directing Director
Joe Dante
Joe Dante
Visual Effects Visual Effects
Phil Tippett
Phil Tippett
Chris Walas
Chris Walas
Camera Director of Photography
Jamie Anderson
Jamie Anderson
Sound Original Music Composer
Pino Donaggio
Pino Donaggio
Crew Makeup Effects
Vincent Prentice
Vincent Prentice
Rob Bottin
Rob Bottin
Writing Screenplay
John Sayles
John Sayles
Story
John Sayles
John Sayles
Richard Robinson
Richard Robinson
Art Art Direction
Bill Mellin
Bill Mellin
Kerry Mellin
Kerry Mellin
Set Decoration
Jeff Ayers
Jeff Ayers
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