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Monster on the Campus

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Monster on the Campus (1958)

77 min - Horror, Science Fiction - 17 December 1958
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A college paleontology professor acquires a newly discovered specimen of a coelecanth, but while examining it, he is accidentally exposed to its blood, and finds himself periodically turning into a murderous Neanderthal man.

Director:  Jack Arnold
Writers:  David Duncan

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A college paleontology professor acquires a newly discovered specimen of a coelecanth, but while examining it, he is accidentally exposed to its blood, and finds himself periodically turning into a murderous Neanderthal man.


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Tagline: Co-ed beauty captive of man-monster! Campus terror! Students victims of terror-beast!

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  17 December 1958

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Production Companies:  Universal International Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 17 min

It Came from Outer Space

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It Came from Outer Space (1953)

81 min - Horror, Science Fiction - 26 May 1953
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Author & amateur astronomer John Putnam and schoolteacher Ellen Fields witness an enormous meteorite come down near a small town in Arizona, but Putnam becomes a local object of scorn when, after examining the object up close, he announces that it is a spacecraft, and that it is inhabited...

Director:  Jack Arnold

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Author & amateur astronomer John Putnam and schoolteacher Ellen Fields witness an enormous meteorite come down near a small town in Arizona, but Putnam becomes a local object of scorn when, after examining the object up close, he announces that it is a spacecraft, and that it is inhabited...


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Tagline: Fantastic sights leap out at you!

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English, Italian
Release Date:  26 May 1953

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Budget:  $800,000

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Production Companies:  Universal International Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 21 min

The Incredible Shrinking Man

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The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

81 min - Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller - 22 February 1957
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While on a boating trip, Scott Carey is exposed to a radioactive cloud. Nothing seems amiss at first, but several months later Scott realizes that he's shrunk in height by several inches. He sees a doctor, who admits that he's baffled. As Scott continues to shrink, decreasing to three feet tall, he becomes bitter, and lashes out at his wife, Louise. He begins to fear a cure will never be found -- since even as he becomes a national sensation, he's still shrinking.

Director:  Jack Arnold

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While on a boating trip, Scott Carey is exposed to a radioactive cloud. Nothing seems amiss at first, but several months later Scott realizes that he's shrunk in height by several inches. He sees a doctor, who admits that he's baffled. As Scott continues to shrink, decreasing to three feet tall, he becomes bitter, and lashes out at his wife, Louise. He begins to fear a cure will never be found -- since even as he becomes a national sensation, he's still shrinking.


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Tagline: A fascinating adventure into the unknown!

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  22 February 1957

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Budget:  $750,000

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Production Companies:  Universal International Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 21 min

The Space Children

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The Space Children (1958)

69 min - Science Fiction - 1 June 1958
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A glowing brain-like creature arrives on a beach near a rocket test site via a teleportation beam. The alien communicates telepathically with the children of scientists. The kids start doing the alien's bidding as the adults try to find out what's happening to their unruly offspring.

Director:  Jack Arnold

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A glowing brain-like creature arrives on a beach near a rocket test site via a teleportation beam. The alien communicates telepathically with the children of scientists. The kids start doing the alien's bidding as the adults try to find out what's happening to their unruly offspring.


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Genres: Science Fiction

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  1 June 1958

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Production Companies:  Paramount

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 09 min

Tarantula

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Tarantula (1955)

80 min - Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller - 23 March 1955
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A lone-wolf scientist sequestered in a mansion near a small desert town arouses the suspicion of the town's doctor when his lab assistant is found dead from a case of acromegaly which took only four days to develop. As the doctor investigates, aided by the scientist's new, and very female, assistant, they discover that, far worse, something much larger and hungrier than it ever should be, is devouring local cattle - and humans - in increasingly large quantities.

Director:  Jack Arnold

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A lone-wolf scientist sequestered in a mansion near a small desert town arouses the suspicion of the town's doctor when his lab assistant is found dead from a case of acromegaly which took only four days to develop. As the doctor investigates, aided by the scientist's new, and very female, assistant, they discover that, far worse, something much larger and hungrier than it ever should be, is devouring local cattle - and humans - in increasingly large quantities.


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Tagline: More terrifying than any horror known to man comes a creeping crawling monster whose towering fury no one can escape!

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  23 March 1955

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Production Companies:  Universal International Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 20 min