A strange black meteor crashes near the town of San Angelo and litters the countryside with fragments. When a storm exposes these fragments to water, they grow into skyscraper-sized monoliths which then topple and shatter into thousands of pieces that grow into monoliths themselves and repeat the process. Any humans in the way are crushed or turned into human statues. The citizens of San Angelo desperately try to save themselves and the world from the spreading doom. Written by
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From time immemorial the Earth has been bombarded by objects from outer space, bits and pieces of the universe piercing our atmosphere in an invasion that never ends. Meteors, the shooting stars on which so many earthly wishes have been born - of the thousands that plummet toward us, the greater part are destroyed in a fiery flash as they strike the layers of air that encircle us. Only a small percentage survives. Most of these fall into the water which covers two-thirds of our ...
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I saw this film many years ago expecting from its name a living or something kinda living with a human shape, but was I surprised. Big black rocks growing and moving, no not moving with feet but just by falling down and starting the process of growing and falling. Huge skyscraper rocks reaching for the skies and toppling over. If a human touches it, the human begins to turn into a "rock." Water causes the rocks to grow and Grant Williams alias Dave Miller trying to save his small little town cannot stop a rain storm from causing the rocks to grow faster and heaven forbid, toward a dam, filled with water. Is there a way to stop something you can't touch or even get close too? Fire and bombs cannot stop rocks, so just what can? A rather unusual film but an enjoyable one.
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