Lake Placid (movie)

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Lake Placid
Directed by Steve Miner
Produced by David E. Kelley
Michael Pressman
Peter Bogart
Written by David E. Kelley
Starring Bill Pullman
Bridget Fonda
Oliver Platt
Brendan Gleeson
Betty White
Meredith Salenger
Mariska Hargitay
Music by John Ottman
Cinematography Daryn Okada
Editing by Paul Hirsch
Marshall Harvey
Studio Phoenix Pictures
Stan Winston Studios
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release date(s) July 16, 1999
Running time 82 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $27 million[1]
Money made $56,870,414[1]

Lake Placid is a 1999 American monster horror comedy movie. It was directed by Steve Miner and was produced by David E. Kelley, Michael Pressman, and Peter Bogart. Lake Placid was released on July 16, 1999. The movie is about a giant, 30-foot-long man-eating crocodile which terrorizes the fictional Black Lake, Maine, United States. Most of the movie was shot in British Columbia, Canada.[2] The movie was financially successful at the box office and it spawned three made-for-television sequels.

The movie gained mixed reviews from critics and holds a 40% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.[3] Movie critic Roger Ebert described the movie as "completely wrong-headed from beginning to end".[4]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Lake Placid". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2015-2-7.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "Lake Placid - Filming Locations". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2015-2-7.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. "Lake Placid". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2015-2-7.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  4. "Lake Placid". Roger Ebert. Retrieved 2015-2-7.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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