Caltiki, The Immortal Monster


1h 16m 1959

Brief Synopsis

Archaeologists investigating some Mayan ruins come across a blob-like monster. They manage to destroy it with fire, but keep a sample. Meanwhile, a comet is due to pass close to the Earth - the same comet passed near the Earth at the time the Mayan civilization mysteriously collapsed. Coincidence?

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Film Details

Also Known As
Caltiki the Undying Monster, Caltiki, the Immortal Monster
Release Date
1959

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 16m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White

Synopsis

Archaeologists investigating some Mayan ruins come across a blob-like monster. They manage to destroy it with fire, but keep a sample. Meanwhile, a comet is due to pass close to the Earth - the same comet passed near the Earth at the time the Mayan civilization mysteriously collapsed. Coincidence?

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Caltiki, The Immortal Monster - Lobby Cards
Here are a few Lobby Cards from Caltiki, The Immortal Monster (1959). Lobby Cards were 11" x 14" posters that came in sets of 8. As the name implies, they were most often displayed in movie theater lobbies, to advertise current or coming attractions.

Film Details

Also Known As
Caltiki the Undying Monster, Caltiki, the Immortal Monster
Release Date
1959

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 16m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White

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Trivia

Riccardo Freda would later claim that he abandoned this project so that Mario Bava, who he knew could be a good director, would have a chance to direct.