Movie Poster Scraps VIII: Mega Shark vs Giant Octopus (Video 2009) (Mega Shark vs Giant Octopus; 2009; Jack Perez; Deborah Gibson; Lorenzo Lamas; Vic Chao; Jonathan Nation; Mark Hengst; Michael Teh; Michael The; Chris Haley; Sean Lawlor; Dustin Harnish; Dean Kreyling; Stephen Blackehart; Dana DiMatteo; Dana Dimatteo; Myles Cranford; Dana Healey; John Bolen; animal film; monster; shark; megalodon; octopus; )
Mega Shark Versus Giant Octopus is a monster/disaster film by The Asylum, released on May 19, 2009, in the United States and on August 7, 2009, in the United Kingdom. It was directed by Ace Hannah and stars singer Debbie Gibson and actor Lorenzo Lamas. Though it was met with a negative reaction from critics for its outlandish plot, it is arguably the most popular film by The Asylum to date. The film is about the hunt for two prehistoric sea monsters causing mayhem and carnage at sea. This film is also notable as one of the very few American films to feature an Asian American male as a romantic lead as Vic Chao's character Dr. Seiji Shimada, serves as a love interest for Debbie Gibson's character, Emma MacNeil.
The California coast is terrorized by two enormous prehistoric sea creatures as they battle each other for supremacy of the sea.