R | | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A group of assorted Americans survive a plane crash in a Caribbean island, and discover it is infested with crawling snakes and other venomous beasts. Even worse, terrorists are preparing a full out war on America with a biological weapon.
Lloyd Kaufman reportedly wrote the film as a response to what he saw as the Reagan administration's glorification of war.
What God hath joined together, let no man cast a center. It takes a woman to do it.
After one of the militants comes racing out in a swamp boat and shooting, the group walks away even though they're in danger.
At the end of the credits, the frame unfreezes as the survivors walk away, then all the cast, including the dead bodies strewn all over the place, turn to the camera, smile and wave.
The BBFC 18 VHS cut has 13 minutes and 57 seconds removed (the equivalent to the R-Rated cut) - eliminating much of the graphic violence and the rape scene.
English, German, Spanish