Night of the lepus

by DeForest Kelley

Publisher: Warner Home Video in Burbank, CA

Written in English
Published: Pages: 88 Downloads: 191
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Subjects:

  • Drama,
  • Rabbits,
  • Animal experimentation

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A hormone intended to alter the breeding cycle of rabbits overrunning ranchlands instead turns them into flesh-eating, 150-pound monsters. Stuart Whitman, Janet Leigh, Rory Calhoun, and DeForest Kelley are among the intrepid humans facing the behemoth bunnies. They use guns, flames, and dynamite to subtract them. But the rampaging rabbits know how to multiply. Can anything stop these hare-y scary monsters?

Edition Notes

StatementMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by A.C. Lyles ; directed by William F. Claxton ; screenplay by Don Holliday and Gene R. Kearney
ContributionsLeigh, Janet, actor, Calhoun, Rory, 1922-1999, actor, Whitman, Stuart, actor, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Warner Home Video (Firm)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1997 .N54 2011
The Physical Object
Format[videorecording] /
Pagination1 videodisc (88 min.)
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26962184M
OCLC/WorldCa769687874

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