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Main Details

  • Released in 1976
  • Color
  • Runtime: 91 min
  • Rating: USA/PG, UK/15, Australia/M, Finland/K-16
  • Distribution Co: Film Ventures International
  • Production Co: Montoro Productions Ltd.
  • Directed by William Girdler
  • Written by Harvey Flaxman and David Sheldon
  • Produced by Harvey Flaxman, David Sheldon, Lee Jones, Edward L. Montoro
  • Cinematography by William L. Asman
  • Music by Robert O. Ragland
  • Editing by Bub Asman and Christopher Ness
  • Special Effects by Phil Cory
  • Bear trainers: Monty Cox and Ruth LaBarge
  • Starring Christopher George, Andrew Prine, Richard Jaeckel, Joan McCall

Plot Summary

  • An eighteen-foot-tall grizzly bear terrorizes a state park, leaving it up to a Park Ranger to save the day.

Also Known As

  • Claws
  • Killer Grizzly
  • Grizzly - ihmissyöjä (Finland)
  • Grizzly l'orso che uccide (Italy)
  • Grizzly... sta nyhia tou tromou! (Greece)


  • 18 Feet of Man-Eating Terror!
  • The most dangerous jaws on land!!!
  • 18 feet of gut-crunching, man-eating terror!
  • Not since JAWS has the terror been like this!
  • This summer the National Park will be besieged by a killer grizzly bear!
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