Music, comedy and spoof horror are all combined in this uniquely low-budget attack on conventional horror movies. When a high-level government experiment goes terribly awry a group of giant, mutated tomatoes roll through suburbia on a spree of mayhem and murder.
Tomatoes grow out of control and attack local town residents.
Film was included in a book of "50 All Time Film Turkeys." Depite this, it has become a cult classic.
"...[The opening is] a clever lampoon of theatre trailers and advertising pitches....There's also a tongue-in-cheek parody of disaster [picture] music..." - 01/30/1979 Variety