Edit
Tarantula (1955) Poster

(1955)

Trivia

Prof Deemer predicts that by the year 2000 the human population will be 3.6 billion. In fact it was almost double that at that time.
Look for a young Clint Eastwood as the (uncredited) leader of the jet squadron that attacks the tarantula in the film's climax.
The tarantula was an actual live spider. Air jets were used to make it move in the desired way over a miniature landscape.
The spider that portrayed the giant tarantula later appeared in The Incredible Shrinking Man as the spider that threatened the shrinking man.
4 of 4 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
When Paul falls to the floor after attacking Dr. Deemer his left hand is "flipping the bird".
4 of 9 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink

See also

Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Connections | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page