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How to Make a Monster (2001)

An evil video game comes to life and hunts the group of developers.

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Hardcore
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Bug
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Julie
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The CEO of Clayton Software, Faye Clayton, lays off her development team after their latest game project, called "Evilution", receives numerous disastrous test previews, and begins her search for a new team. During this search, she selected a team of renowned game designers, Bug, Hardcore, Sol, led by Peter Drummond as replacements. At the same time, they are informed that a bonus of a million dollars would be awarded to those who make the game the most scariest, through innovation means. Desipte their rivalry among them, they work together to make the game scary enough to scare the kids in four weeks. Just as Sol adds his powerful AI chip into the hard drive, the lightning strike causes a power surge which brings "Evilution" to life. The programmers are soon confined in the building, becoming targets of their killer game they've created and the virtual nightmare begins... Written by Anonymous

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In the scene where Hardcore is looking around for the Capture Suit, he wields two swords. The sword he carries in his right hand, with the spiked hand guard, is a replica of the sword Julie Strain uses in "Heavy Metal:2000". See more »

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Hardcore: Yea Hardcore is my real name and I had it legally changed a year ago. I wanted Diablo but it was already taken. I plan on reapplying for it when the other Diablo passes on.
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Another enjoyable offering from Creature Features.
12 October 2001 | by (Boston,Mass.) – See all my reviews

I was thrilled to see that the second film in the CREATURE FEATURE line up HOW TO MAKE A MONSTER,delivered the goods. It is very different from SHE CREATURE. For one it is set in a modern,current time.I love good horror shows ,and was a fan of TALES FROM THE CRYPT. I missed not having something on T.V.that fit that bill besides reruns.But I must say that TALES always sort of seamed like the same show,these CREATURE FEATURES, so far, have put together two films that look nothing like each other. The direction is solid and it has a fun camp begining that turns into some pretty gruesome horror. What can I say ..I liked it a lot...


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