Mimic (1997)A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that secretes a fluid to kill the roaches. This mutant breed was engineered to die after one generation, but three years later Susan finds out that the species has survived and evolved into a large, gruesome monster that can mimic human form.
Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
The cast includes: Mira Sorvino (Dr. Susan Tyler), Jeremy Northam (Dr. Peter Mann), Alexander Goodwin (Chuy), Giancarlo Giannini (Manny), Charles Dutton (Leonard)
Also known as: Judas
MPAA rating: , Running time: 105 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related categories: Medical, Monsters on the Loose