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16 Ratings


Directed by Jeannot Szwarc
United States, 1975
Horror, Sci-Fi, Mystery


An earthquake releases a strain of mutant cockroaches with the ability to start fires, which proceed to cause destructive chaos in a small town. The studies carried out by scientist James Parmiter, however, reveal an intent with much more far-reaching consequences.

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Bug Directed by Jeannot Szwarc

Awards & Festivals

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

1976 | Winner: Best Special Effects (Medalla Sitges en Plata de Ley)

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