Creature From the Black Lagoon

Creature From the Black Lagoon

The Legacy Collection

DVD - 2004
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For the first time ever, the original Creature from the Black Lagoon film comes to DVD in this extraordinary Legacy Collection. Included in the collection is the original classic starring Richard Carlson, and two timeless sequels.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2004], [2014]
Edition: Full-screen ed
ISBN: 9781417011117
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Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (241 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in

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Rockinbiff
Jul 15, 2018

Whoa, hey, just hold on now. They need to do a re-make & The Creature needs to win! I hated seeing those G&%#@+!m "scientists" throw lit explosives into the lagoon to try to capture/kill the poor Creature & just about every other undiscovered animal in the lagoon. This film needs a do-over. Not a crappy CGI flash, flash, mostly dark comic book film, but a well-scripted story. The Creature beats the trophy hunters, teaches the stupid humans a lesson in live & let live, gets the girl (but dumps her when he finds a lady Creature), The End.

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friskm
Feb 19, 2018

A good movie for someone who likes cheesy monster flicks. It’s slow moving but I enjoyed the vintage fashion and the cheese factor of it all.

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MITbuzz2
Jul 18, 2017

Revenge of the Creature is a follow-up of the and I read in one of Clint Eastwood's filmography, that he plays the character "Jennings" ( a lab assistant ) in the sequel.. fyi...M

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zigopolous
Apr 26, 2015

Booorrriiiinnnngggg!! Some movies are so bad that they're good; this movie is just bad.

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Onewhoissaved
Apr 17, 2015

One of the all time great creature/horror films of the 1950s. Up close the creature's eyes tell of an inhumane monster. Yet this man with the claws and scales seems to have the "hots" for the female star, Julia Adams. I wonder what he would do to her if given half a chance? Probably nothing she would live through. Great film with great moments of action and a wracking crescendo of music. All other films paled in comparison.

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michaelbrouillette
Mar 13, 2015

Great movie, a classic horror film!

kevfarley Feb 02, 2013

A historically intresting monster movie triumph. ( Kev's PICkS : For a perspective look at how the role of the 'heroine-meets-monster' has evolved in the movies...see the effect of progress by viewing "Alien" right after it., ...The Scream Queen replaced by The Woman Warrior !)

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Me_Tarzan
Dec 20, 2012

It seems that just like the guy in the movie Shame, gill-man here is also something of a sex-addict, as well._____ Having developed a strange carnal attraction for human females, gill-man is now lusting shamelessly (with drool on his lips) for a suitable sex-mate. And who could be a more ideal morsel to mate with than the busty, brunette, pin-up girl, actress Julie Adams who plays character Kay Lawrence._____ Supposedly set in the Brazilian Amazon (but really filmed in the Florida Everglades) this goofy, Sci-Fi/Monster flick from 1954 is actually kinda entertaining in its own laughable sort of way._____ In between all of the gill-man's incessant murdering, rampaging, and "Julie Adams" stalking that seemed to prevail in this film, director Jack Arnold actually took some time out from all of the monstrous commotion to quiet things down with several relaxed moments of tranquil, underwater footage that featured some of the exotic, aquatic animal-life that was present in the neighboring area.

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Wuzo
Sep 13, 2013

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