Piranhas (1997)

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Documentary about the piranha fish of South America, considering many of the different species of piranha, some of which are actually vegetarian. It also looks at the red-bellied piranha which is the species with the most fearsome reputation and the one that travels and feeds in shoals scavenging the flesh of both dead and living creatures that cross their path.

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