Piranha 3D

August 20th 2010
  • Comedy/Horror,
  • R,
  • 89 min,
  • Dimension Films
  • Cast: Elisabeth Shue, Adam Scott, Richard Dreyfuss, Ving Rhames
  • Director: Alexandre Aja
  • Writers: Alexandre Aja, Josh Stolberg, Pete Goldfinger, GrĂ©gory Levasseur
  • Producers: Alexandre Aja, Mark Canton, GrĂ©gory Levasseur, Marc Toberoff
  • Associate Producer: Martin J. Barab
  • Executive Producers: Steve Barnett, Scott Fischer, Louis G. Friedman, J. Todd Harris, Ryan Kavanaugh, Chako van Leeuwen, Vincent Maraval, Alix Taylor
  • Art Direction: Marisa Frantz
  • Casting: Alyssa Weisberg
  • Editor: Baxter
  • Makeup: Katherine James
  • Production Design: Clark Hunter


A tremor causes Arizona's Lake Havasu floor to open, setting free scores of prehistoric piranhas. A remake of Joe Dante's "Piranha."

Basic Information

  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Production Budget: $24 million
  • Production Companies: Chako Film Company, Dimension Films, Intellectual Properties Worldwide, The Weinstein Company
  • Production Schedule: May 2009 -

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Chuck Russell was originally scheduled to direct the film, and wrote the script, using elements of drafts by Josh Stolberg and Peter Goldfinger, as well as the original John Sayles script that Joe Dante directed the first time around.

Production on the film was scheduled to begin late 2008, but has been delayed until March 2009.

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Worldwide Release Dates

  • 19 March 2010: UK
  • 25 March 2010: Netherlands