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Spontaneous Combustion (1990)

R
97 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A young man finds out that his parents had been used in an atomic-weapons experiment shortly before he was born, and that the results have had some unexpected effects on him.
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Tobe Hooper (story) (screenplay) | Howard Goldberg (screenplay)
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$ 5,500,000
Opening Wknd
$ 50,367
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Release date
Feb 23, 1990 (United States)

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4.6 / 10 | 1,869 votes