Reptilicus (1963)

The tail of a dinosaur is excavated from the frozen tundra in Lapland and shipped to the Danish Aquarium in Copenhagen for safekeeping in this hilarious sci-fi mess. Someone turns off the refrigeration, alas, and the tail thaws.… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 20, 1963
DVD Release Date: August 28, 2001
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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Awkward dubbing of foreign actors, special effects that look like they cost a buck fifty, laughably earnest dialogue, wince-inducing comic relief from a dim-witted character -- if ever a film was made that deserved to be showcased on MST3K, it's this one.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Hysterically bad

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Flixster Audience Score: 26% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
Well its not often you come across a mainstream Danish flick, let alone a Danish monster flick, and yet here we are. Interestingly there are actually two… More
Daniel Hetteix
Nearly terrible, if not for its sheer uniqueness as one of (make that the only) Danish monster movie. Covering all of the required B-Move formulas, with the… More
Aj V
A bad Godzilla copy cat from Europe, if you think this movie might be fun anyway, you're wrong, it's boring and stupid and very poorly made. I… More
Gimly M.
I could hang that poster on my wall, but the movie itself I'd prefer to just literally hang. Special thanks to director Ib Melchior though for having a rad… More
Cindy I
I first remember seeing this at a drive-in theatre when I was a small child...or rather hearing it, because it scared me to death,so I was hiding behind the… More
Brendan Nicholls
Bad film, terrible in every sense of the word. Creature feature that is laughably bad, only funny due to stock footage and horrible special effects. MST3K did… More