Creature from the Black Lagoon


Creature from the Black Lagoon

Overview:

A scientific expedition searching for fossils along the Amazon River discover a prehistoric Gill-Man in the legendary Black Lagoon. The explorers capture the mysterious creature, but it breaks free. The Gill-Man returns to kidnap the lovely Kay, fiancée of one of the expedition, with whom it has fallen in love.

Votes 150 (6.7/10)

Runtime: 79 minutes

Release Date 1954-03-05

Revenue: $1,300,000.00

Tagline: From the Amazon's forbidden depths came the Creature from the Black Lagoon

Production company:

  • Universal International Pictures (UI)

Production country:

  • United States of America

Genres:

  • Adventure
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction

Trailer

Further Information

David Reed
Richard Carlson
Richard Carlson
Kay Lawrence
Julie Adams
Julie Adams
Mark Williams
Richard Denning
Richard Denning
Carl Maia
Antonio Moreno
Antonio Moreno
Captain Lucas
Nestor Paiva
Nestor Paiva
Dr. Edwin Thompson
Whit Bissell
Whit Bissell
Zako
Bernie Gozier
Bernie Gozier
Chico
Henry A. Escalante
Henry A. Escalante
Dr. Matos
Sydney Mason
Sydney Mason
Tomas
Perry Lopez
Perry Lopez
Louis - Expedition Foreman
Rodd Redwing
Rodd Redwing
The Gill Man (in water)
Ricou Browning
Ricou Browning
The Gill Man (on land)
Ben Chapman
Ben Chapman
Director
Jack Arnold
Jack Arnold
Screenplay
Harry Essex
Harry Essex
Screenplay
Arthur A. Ross
Arthur A. Ross
Producer
William Alland
William Alland
Original Music Composer
Henry Mancini
Henry Mancini
Original Music Composer
Hans J. Salter
Hans J. Salter
Original Music Composer
Herman Stein
Herman Stein
Director of Photography
William E. Snyder
William E. Snyder
Editor
Ted J. Kent
Ted J. Kent
Story
Maurice Zimm
Maurice Zimm
Art Direction
Hilyard M. Brown
Hilyard M. Brown
Art Direction
Bernard Herzbrun
Bernard Herzbrun
Set Decoration
Russell A. Gausman
Russell A. Gausman
Set Decoration
Ray Jeffers
Ray Jeffers
Hairstylist
Joan St. Oegger
Joan St. Oegger
Makeup Artist
Bud Westmore
Bud Westmore
Sound
Leslie I. Carey
Leslie I. Carey
Sound
Joe Lapis
Joe Lapis
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