Species II


1h 33m 1998

Brief Synopsis

After being infected during by an alien during a mission to Mars, an astronaut returns to Earth and seeks out his mate--the beautiful but deadly Sil. Astronaut Ross discovers that each time he has sex, the woman is impregated with an alien that kills her in childbirth. Sil wants to mate with Ross to produce a more perfect alien offspring, and the assassin hired to dispatch the aliens hopes that she will lead him to Ross and his violent offspring.

Film Details

Also Known As
Species 2
MPAA Rating
Genre
Action
Horror
Thriller
Sequel
Sci-Fi
Release Date
1998
Distribution Company
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER STUDIOS INC. (MGM )
Location
Washington, DC, USA; Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Harford County, Maryland, USA; Prince George County, Maryland, USA; Howard County, Maryland, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 33m

Synopsis

After being infected during by an alien during a mission to Mars, an astronaut returns to Earth and seeks out his mate--the beautiful but deadly Sil. Astronaut Ross discovers that each time he has sex, the woman is impregated with an alien that kills her in childbirth. Sil wants to mate with Ross to produce a more perfect alien offspring, and the assassin hired to dispatch the aliens hopes that she will lead him to Ross and his violent offspring.

Crew

Pete Anthony

Original Music

Brent Baker

Other

Maria Baker

Set Designer

Joe Barnett

Rerecording

Joe Barnett

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

David M. Barrett

Stunt Coordinator

Scott Begunia

Art Department

Steve Behar

Colorist

John Bell

Original Music

Javier Bennassar

Sound Effects Editor

Sebastian Bilbao

3-D Animator

Joanie Blum

Script Supervisor

Bill Boggs

Other

Mark Boley

Hair

Christian Boudman

Art Department

Chris Brancato

Screenplay

Stephen Brand

Digital Effects Supervisor

John Brown

Prosthetic Makeup

Richard Bruno

Costume Designer

Bill Bryn

Puppeteer

Patrick Burn

Location Manager

Christian Carlberg

Animatronics

Fredrico Cervantes

Other

Kiki Chansamone

Art Department

Dorian Cheah

Sound Effects Editor

Kenneth C Clark

Special Effects Foreman

Brent Coert

Assistant Production Coordinator

Joe Colwell

Visual Effects

Joe Colwell

Puppeteer

Tod Cooper

Music

Casey Dame

3-D Artist

Mercedes Danforth

Casting Associate

Colin Derouin

Set Designer

Shane Dixon

Stunt Coordinator

Ken Dufva

Adr

Kevin Duncan

Assistant Director

David Dupuis

Other

Allen Easton

Camera Operator

Richard Edwards

Other

Leif Einarsson

Digital Effects Supervisor

Robert Elhai

Original Music

Mary Erstad

Adr Mixer

Liz Lang Fedrick

Casting Associate

David Fein

Adr

Dennis Feldman

Executive Producer

Dennis Feldman

Characters As Source Material

Robert Fernandez

Sound Mixer

Eric Fiedler

Puppeteer

Eric Fitzgerald

Titles

Carol Flaisher

Location Manager

Michael Ford

3-D Animator

Joe Fordham

Effects Coordinator

Michael J Fowler

Graphics

Will Fowler

Video

Shepherd Frankel

Assistant Art Director

Alan Freedman

Adr Mixer

Cormac Funge

Sound Effects Editor

Kerry Gammill

Other

Dan Garde

Music Editor

Gregory M Gerlich

Sound Editor

Johnny Gibson

Digital Effects Supervisor

H.r. Giger

Other

Reece Gilmore

Other

David Grant

Dialogue Editor

Howard James Gray

Song

Trevor Gray

Song

Bryan Grill

Digital Effects Supervisor

Joseph Grossberg

Visual Effects Supervisor

Wendy Grossberg

Visual Effects

Celia Hallquist

Effects Coordinator

Joel Halow

Puppeteer

Vincent Hammond

Other

Brian Hanable

Art Department

Shari Hanger

Assistant Director

Dwayne P Higgins

Song

O T Hight

Animator

Paul Hill

Art Department

Jeff Himmel

Other

Rob Hinderstein

Other

John Hoffman

Visual Effects

Nori Honda

Miniatures

Ian Hoxley

Song

Perry Hussman

Unit Production Manager

David Insley

Camera Operator

Evan Jacobs

Executive Producer

William Jacobs

Sound Effects Editor

Jeff Jarvis

Special Effects Coordinator

Waylon Jennings

Song

Amanda Mackey Johnson

Casting

James Johnson

Song

Thomas Jones

Adr Supervisor

Thomas Jones

Adr Editor

Craig Jurkiewicz

Foley Editor

Derek Kavanagh

Unit Production Manager

Ossama Khuluki

Adr

Tom Killeen

Other

Mark Killingsworth

Other

B. B. King

Song Performer

Miljen Kreka Kljakovic

Production Designer

Spencer Knapp

3-D Artist

Leon Laderach

Wardrobe

Paul Lear

Colorist

Matthew F. Leonetti

Other

Matthew F. Leonetti

Dp/Cinematographer

Matthew F. Leonetti

Director Of Photography

Joe Lewis

Motion Control

Scott Lukowski

Visual Effects

Clint Lynch

Animatronics

Leonard Macdonald

Puppeteer

Ralph Maiers

Visual Effects Supervisor

Frank Mancuso

Producer

Diane Marshall

Adr

Wendy Mashburn

Production Supervisor

Stephen Mclaughlin

Music Producer

Robert Mcnabb

Dialogue Editor

Todd Minobe

Animatronics

Ray Moore

Visual Effects

Pat Moran

Casting

T J Morgan

Animator

Michael Mullane

Sound Effects Editor

Christopher Allen Nelson

Puppeteer

Christopher Allen Nelson

Other

Steven Nelson

Sound Recordist

Robert Newton

Animatronics

Robert Newton

Puppeteer

Richard Nord

Editor

Michael Corey O'brien

Puppeteer

Philip O'hanlon

Visual Effects

Benjamin Ortiz

Visual Effects

Kristina Peterson

Assistant Director

Brian Poor

Puppeteer

Brian Poor

Animatronics

Janet Quen

Animator

Dan Rebert

Other

Dan Rebert

Puppeteer

Laurie Riley

Costume Supervisor

Tim Riley

Song

Mic Rodgers

Assistant Director

Alison C. Rosa

Assistant Director

Benjamin Rosenberg

Assistant Director

John Ross

Rerecording

Kyle Rudolph

Steadicam Operator

Kyle Rudolph

Other

Kyle Rudolph

Director Of Photography

Kyle Rudolph

Dp/Cinematographer

Raphael Saadiq

Song

Cathy Sandrich Gelfond

Casting

Dan Santoni

3-D Artist

Ronald Scott

Hair Stylist

Edward Shearmur

Music

Suzette Sheets

Set Decorator

Allison Sherman

Production Coordinator

Matt Singer

Visual Effects

David Smith

Art Department

Greg Smith

Art Department

Shownee Smith

Puppeteer

Dave Snyder

Prosthetics

Dave Snyder

Puppeteer

Christopher Soja

Visual Effects

Perri Sorel

Makeup

Mark Spatny

Special Effects Coordinator

Monica Stagg

Other

George C Stevens

Visual Effects

John Strawbridge

Casting Associate

Gerald Sullivan

Set Designer

Lucy Sustar

Adr Mixer

Eric Swenson

Dp/Cinematographer

Eric Swenson

Director Of Photography

Eric Swenson

Other

Steve Switaj

Other

Steve Switaj

Director Of Photography

Steve Switaj

Dp/Cinematographer

Roland N Thai

Sound Effects Editor

Tony! Toni! Tone!

Song Performer

Matt Ullman

Photography

Vince Verdi

Other

Robert Visciglia

Technical Advisor

Brad Warner

Original Music

Jon Warren

Technical Supervisor

Mathew Waters

Rerecording

Elmo Weber

Sound Effects Editor

John Weldy

Other

Vikki Williams

Line Producer

Michele M Ziegler

Assistant Director

Mark Zuelzke

Art Director

Film Details

Also Known As
Species 2
MPAA Rating
Genre
Action
Horror
Thriller
Sequel
Sci-Fi
Release Date
1998
Distribution Company
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER STUDIOS INC. (MGM )
Location
Washington, DC, USA; Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Harford County, Maryland, USA; Prince George County, Maryland, USA; Howard County, Maryland, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 33m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring April 10, 1998

Released in United States on Video October 20, 1998

Sequel to "Species" (USA/1995), directed by Roger Donaldson and starring Ben Kingsley and Natasha Henstridge.

Completed shooting September 6, 1997.

Began shooting June 23, 1997.

Released in United States Spring April 10, 1998

Released in United States on Video October 20, 1998