Critters 4 (1991)

35mm film, colour, 1.85:1
stereo, English

An American science fiction horror film directed by Rupert Harvey.

Plot Summary

The last surviving escape from cryogenic freezing on a space station and are soon on the rampage, searching for food.


Directed by: Rupert Harvey
© MCMXCI [1991] New Line Cinema Corporation
New Line Cinema presents of a New Line Cinema, Oh Films production
Produced by: Barry Opper, Rupert Harvey
Associate Producer: Mark Ordesky
Screenplay by: Joseph Lyle, David J. Schow
Story by: Rupert Harvey, Barry Opper
Director of Photography: Tom Callaway
Edited by: Terry Stokes
Music by: Peter Manning Robinson
Sound Mixer: Joe Antonio Garcia
Costume Designer: Jami Burrows
Key Make-Up/Hair: Suzanne Parker Sanders
Critters Created by: Chiodo Brothers
Special Effects: Frank Ceglia
Photographic Visual Effects: Hollywood Optical Systems, Inc.
Production Designer: Philip Dean Foreman
Casting by: Nina Axelrod

Don Keith Opper (Charlie McFadden)
Paul Whittorne (Ethan)
Angela Bassett (Fran)
Anders Hove (Rick)
Eric DaRe (Bernie)
Brad Dourif (Al Bert)
Terrence Mann (Counselor Tetra/Ug)
Martine Beswick (voice of Angela)
Anne Elizabeth Ramsay (Dr McCormick)

Alternative Titles

Criaturas – Brazilian title
Critters 4 – O Último Ataque – Portuguese title
Critters 4: They're Invading Your Space – US advertising title
Critters No – Greek television title
Čupavci – Serbian title
Extrañas criaturas – Mexican title
Kuka kättäsi nakertaa – Finnish title
Rémecskék 4. – Hungarian title
Κρίττερς Νο – Greek title
Зубастики – Russian title
Зубастики – Ukrainian title
Критърси – Bulgarian title
クリッター4 ファイナル・ウォーズ – Japanese title

Sequel to
Critters (1986)
Critters 2 (1988)
Critters 3 (1991))

Critters: Bounty Hunter (2014))
Critters: A New Binge (2019)
Critters Attack! (2019))

Includes extracts from
Android (1982)


Cinefantastique vol.2 no.6 (April 1993) p.60 – review (Reviews by David Wilt)
Film Score Monthly vol. no.7 (August 2003) p.46 – DVD review (The laserphile: scary tricks and treats by Andy Dursin)
The Hollywood Reporter vol.31 no.39 (4 June 1991) p.19
Sight & Sound vol. no.3 (March 1993) p.58 – video review
Screen International no.814 (5 July 1991) p.25 – credits

Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.98 – credits
Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Film Sequels, Series, and Remakes by Kim R. Holston and Tom Winchester p.105-106 – credits, review