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The Alligator People

The Alligator People(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

A newlywed couple sit in a train. The husband receives a frantic telegram. He gets off at a station to make a phone call, the train pulls away without him on it, and that¿s the last his wife sees of him. Years later after a long search she finally tracks him down on his family¿s southern estate where she discovers that a failed medical treatment has turned him into an alligator mutant.

Cast & Crew

Roy Del Ruth Director
Beverly Garland Jane Marvin, also known as Joyce Webster
Bruce Bennett Dr. Erik Lorimer
George Macready Dr. Mark Sinclair
Frieda Inescort Lavinia Hawthorne
Richard Crane Paul Webster
Douglas Kennedy Dr. Wayne McGregor
Ruby Goodwin Lou Ann
Boyd Stockman Paula Double
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
AFI; EB*
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Associated Producers, Inc.
Duration(mins):  73-74 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Good Film

    chaneynotsympathetic 2017-08-16

    Love this film and watch it everytime it shows because of Macready.He was rather stagy in his acting,but had a pleasant enough face,so I don't mind... MORE>

  • Good Sci-fi/Horror

    rajuncreole 2017-07-19

    No real horror,just what happens if scenario,considering how destructive wars in Middle East have been to our service persons,not too far fetched.I really... MORE>

  • A Good Film

    gatorgettum 2016-09-13

    Not even Chaney's demented handyman can mess up this film.Good performers all,surprised that Macready really won me over here,liked him best and Ms... MORE>