DNA 26 years old

The Jungle is Alive!


DNA is a 1997 American science fiction action film starring Mark Dacascos and Jürgen Prochnow, and directed by William Mesa. Filming took place in the Philippines. The film was retitled ADN - La menace for its French DVD release, and Scarabée for its television showing. An evil scientist's DNA experiment on the bones of a mysterious jungle creature brings the carnivorous beast to life.


DNA Cast

Name Character
Mark Dacascos He was 33, now 58 years old as Dr. Ash Mattley
Jürgen Prochnow He was 55, now 81 years old as Dr. Carl Wessinger
Susan Africa She was 38, now 64 years old as Nurse
Robin McKee She was 2, now 23 years old as Claire Sommers
Joel Torre He was 35, now 61 years old as Taka
Tom Taus as Matzu
Mark McCracken He was 36, now 62 years old as Sergeant Reinhardt
Roger Aaron Brown He was 47, now 73 years old as Loren Azenfeld
Cris Aguilar as Kasala
John H. Brennan as Hatton

DNA Crew

Name Department
William Mesa as Director. Directing
Nick Davis as Writer. He was 44 (now 70) years old Writing
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DNA (26 years)

The Jungle is Alive!

  • Release day: Thursday, March 07, 1996
  • Runtime: 97 minutes