An abandoned oil rig in the middle of the North Sea. Dr. Christine Hansen is charged with the task of testing an experimental cleaning fluid which could revolutionize the oil industry. Hired to carry out the tests is Jacob Rasmussen and his rough and ready crew of deconstruction engineers. But within hours one of them is missing under suspicious circumstances. Things go from bad to worse when environmental activist Mickey Hennessey and his hard-bitten associates seize control of the rig, taking everybody on board hostage. But very soon oil workers and environmentalists will be compelled to join forces in an evolutionary battle for survival. For a savage new life-form has made its home on the rig. And it is hungry.
They Messed With Mother Nature... Now She Wants Revenge
Did You Know?
Nefarious junior scientist Dr. Willis is played by screenwriter and assistant producer Paul Mackman
, largely because there was nobody else around at the time. Mackman had considerable difficulties with the elaborate dialogue he had written for the character, but had nobody but himself to blame. See more
When the "grease monkey" girl is explaining to the replacement chap about their last mission, she explains that is was on an oil tanker off the coast of Bolivia. Bolivia is a land-locked country. See more