Primeval (2007)

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A news team is sent to Burundi to capture and bring home a legendary 25-foot crocodile. Their difficult task turns potentially deadly when a warlord targets them for death.


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15 January 2007 | binks761
5
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When I realized about 10 minutes into the film that I had paid to see a crocodile movie and not one about a serial killer as advertised, I was mad as h*ll!. For the first time I was about to demand my money back. However, I gave the movie a chance. I did end up enjoying it, but not enough to forgive being duped into paying the price. It is a pretty fun movie, but it's the same thing we've seen before on Sci-Fi Channel for a fraction of the price. To the distributors credit, they knew what they were doing. No one wants to pay to see a run-of-the-mill crocodile movie when they can see an giant reptile, insect, or animal/human hybrid film on cable each weekend. I love "Lake Placid", but if I knew this movie was about a croc I would not have gone to see it. It was a fun film, so if you want to pay to see Sci-Fi fare, you'll enjoy it.

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Release Date:

12 January 2007

Language

English, Swahili, Kirundi, French


Country of Origin

USA

Filming Locations

Bergville, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,048,315 14 January 2007

Gross USA:

$10,597,734

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$15,291,277

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