The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)

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Based on a comic strip. A scientist in the Bayou country is experimenting with genetic mutation in an effort to find the secret of eternal youth. His experiments are resulting in the creation of mutant creatures. The scientist's step-daughter is seen as being perfect genetic material for the experiments but she is saved by a creature, half-man and half-plant, who lives in the swamps.

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