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Brief Synopsis

A radioactive ooze terrorizes a remote Scottish village.

Cast & Crew

Leslie Norman Director
Dean Jagger Dr. Adam Royston
Edward Chapman John Elliot
Leo McKern Mr. "Mac" McGill
Anthony Newley Pvt. Spider Webb
Jameson Clark Jack Harding
William Lucas Peter Elliot
Peter Hammond Lt. Bannerman
Marianne Brauns Zena, nurse
Ian McNaughton Haggis, soldier
Michael Ripper Sgt. Grimsdyke
John Harvey Maj. Cartwright
Edwin Richfield Old soldier
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  London opening: 2 Oct 1956
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [1.85:1]
EB; AFI*
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Hammer Film Productions, Ltd., Sol Lesser Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  78-80 Country:  Great Britain and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Scientific nonsense

    Ron Kerrigan 2013-07-18

    Well acted (by some) silliness about radioactive energy in the form of mud that seeps up from the earth's core (every 50 years it seems, although in... MORE>

  • Nice Scottish Import-1956...NOT 1958

    Bill 2011-11-07

    This HAMMER pic was released in 1956- The Blob 1958. I don't think this is a spin-off. THIS has a scientific basis and ends quickly but good... MORE>

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    Tina 2010-10-27

    I saw this movie YEARS ago - never saw it since & could not remember the name of it. When I'd describe it to people, they always thought I meant... MORE>