Toxic heavy water from a university's nuclear reactor leaks into its nearby nature reserve marsh changing the local fish. Luscious Lola Dent, mature journalism student gets her teeth into this meaty story to make the president's honour list. Buff laid-back rookie Harbour police officer, Andy Kline would rather workout and make-out than do boring shoreline patrols. At romantic sunset, a giant carp surfaces and grabs a canoeing student couple. For the student newspaper prize story, Lola uses her charms to persuade Andy to do some unofficial cruising after reports of missing locals surfaces a servered finger and other body parts. Eccentric environmentalist demonstrators get in the way of both university and nature reserve fundraising procedures. When government money comes in for an environmental carp barrier, more than one group becomes agitated. Director Frank Waters of the nature reserve has means to other income streams. When the corralled giant carp runs out of aquatic and acquired human food, it expands its diet into a local marina adding a twist to the showdown of Lola and Greta over Andy and Earl. Blending suspense, humour and romance, you'll remember the camp hysteria and loony characters in 'Sharp Teeth'.
Ilene Elkam, Andrew Huisman, Trevor Crane