• The Toxic Avenger (2001)

The Toxic Avenger

Release Date: November 2nd, 2001

DVD Release Date: March 25th, 1998

R |1 hr 22 min

Plot Summary

A 98-pound nerd (Mark Torgl) from New Jersey lands in a vat of toxic waste and becomes a benevolent monster (Mitchell Cohen).

Cast: Andree Maranda, Mitch Cohen, Mark Torgl, Jennifer Prichard, Cindy Manion, Robert Prichard

Director: Michael Herz , Lloyd Kaufman

Genres: Horror , Comedy

Production Co: Troma Entertainment Inc.

Distributors: Creative Axa Co. Ltd. [jp], Cinepix Film Propertes Inc., Beam Entertainment Inc., Lightning Video, Troma Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 20
    Kim NewmanEmpire

    All-in-all a fairly unpleasant experience for most audiences. show more

  • 40
    Time Out

    Despite borrowing from sources as diverse as Frankenstein and The Producer, it all falls apart after an hour. show more

  • 0
    Sid SmithChicago Tribune

    A monstrously crude, blatantly tasteless film reminiscent of the now bygone drive-in movies. It's also sterling evidence of why they haven't been missed. show more

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