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[[caption-width-right:300:Will the movie be half as exciting as [[PostersAlwaysLie this poster]]? We won't say; it'll spoil the [[FunetikAksent zoo-prize]].]]

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[[caption-width-right:300:Will the movie be half as exciting as [[PostersAlwaysLie this poster]]? We won't say; it'll spoil the [[FunetikAksent spawl the zoo-prize]].]]


[[caption-width-right:300:Will the movie be half as exciting as [[PostersAlwaysLie this poster]]? We can't tell; it's a [[FunetikAksent zoo-prize]].]]

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* MisplacedWildlife: Bloodworms (polychaete worms, genus ''Glycera'') only burrow underwater or in the intertidal zones of beaches, not on dry land.

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* SuspiciouslyStealthyPredator: Who would've thought that ''worms'' could be crafty enough to hide underground (despite it being electrified) any time the characters have a chance to burn or report them?


** Less dramatically, he expects to walk into a diner in the Deep South & be able to order a proper egg cream when there's no power, and thus no refrigeration.

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** Less dramatically, he expects to walk into a diner in the Deep South & be able to order a proper egg cream when there's no power, and thus no refrigeration. Of course, this also begs to question ''why'' the diner is even open in the first place.


* ModernMinstrelsy: Compare the Sheriff's noticeable but subdued accent to how most other "Southern" characters have an exaggeratedly twangy drawl that sounds like a banjo learned to speak English. The Sheriff's actor is actually from Georgia (the movie's setting), while the bulk of the cast are native New Yorkers.



* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: It's not clear if Naomi is alive at the end of the movie.
** The un-MST'd version shows that she was killed, they show a human shaped figure in her chair covered in worms.

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* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: It's not clear if Naomi is alive at the end of the movie.
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movie in the [=MST3K=] cut. The un-MST'd version shows that she was killed, they show when Mick finds a human shaped figure in her chair covered in worms.


* BeingTorturedMakesYouEvil: Roger was pretty unhinged before, but being infested with bitey worms that crawl under his skin seems to have driven him completely off his nut.

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* BeingTorturedMakesYouEvil: Roger was pretty unhinged before, but being [[BodyHorror infested with bitey worms that crawl under his skin skin]] seems to have driven him completely off his nut.


Filmed in 1976, ''Squirm'' is the tale of a LoveTriangle between: Geri, a country girl, Mick, the city boy who wants to "examine her antiques," and Roger the local boy who's dissatisfied with his lot in life. More importantly, it's about the gigantic swarm of [[LightningCanDoAnything electricity-maddened]] earthworms that seek to tear them apart...literally.

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Filmed in 1976, ''Squirm'' is the tale of a LoveTriangle between: Geri, a country girl, small-town Georgia girl; Mick, the city boy who wants to "examine her antiques," antiques"; and Roger Roger, the local boy who's dissatisfied with his lot in life. More importantly, it's about the gigantic swarm of [[LightningCanDoAnything electricity-maddened]] earthworms that seek to tear them apart...literally.


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%%* ShirtlessScene* ShirtlessScene: Mick takes off his shirt and uses it as a torch. [[{{Fanservice}} Geri has a couple]], also.


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** The un-MST'd version shows that she was killed, they show a human shaped figure in her chair covered in worms.


It was directed by Jeff Lieberman, who also did the [[DontGoInTheWoods backwoods]] slasher ''Film/JustBeforeDawn'', drugsploitation flick ''Film/BlueSunshine'' and ''Film/SatansLittleHelper''.

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It was directed by Jeff Lieberman, who also did the [[DontGoInTheWoods backwoods]] slasher ''Film/JustBeforeDawn'', drugsploitation flick ''Film/BlueSunshine'' ''Film/BlueSunshine'', ''Film/SatansLittleHelper'' and ''Film/SatansLittleHelper''.
wrote the screenplay to ''Film/TheNeverendingStory III''.


* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: It's not clear if Naomi survived the worm onslaught.

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* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: It's not clear if Naomi survived is alive at the worm onslaught.end of the movie.

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