L' Isola degli Uomini Pesce (The Island of the Fishmen) (Screamers) (Something Waits in the Dark)
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L' Isola degli Uomini Pesce (The Island of the Fishmen) (Screamers) (Something Waits in the Dark)
This hokey Italian monster movie -- distributed in the U.S. through Roger Corman's New World Pictures under the title Screamers -- was rescued from certain cinematic obscurity thanks to New World's hilariously misleading one-sheet campaign, which boldly declared "WARNING! You will actually see a man turned inside out!" Caveat Emptor, viewers... there is nothing of the sort on display in the film itself. All that's available is a silly sci-fi story about diabolical mad scientist Joseph Cotten busily turning the inhabitants of a remote island into water-breathing… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Genre addicts might feel a little let down by the picture's eventual restraint, but what the feature lacks in sustained aggression, it makes up for in tolerable escapism."
‑ Brian Orndorf, Blu-ray.com