When a man doesn't come home one night his daughter and her boyfriend go out searching and encounter a giant spider in a cave near the man's wrecked car. Coming back with the Sheriff, the spider is seemingly killed by DDT spraying, and the body then hauled for storage in the high school gymnasium. However, a loud dose of rock music by a teenage garage band revives the arachnid and sends it rampaging through the town. Written by
Jeremy Lunt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
It Must Eat You to Live!
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Did You Know?
Paul Blaisdell had created a small makeup appliance ("about the size and weight of a postage stamp") meant to go on the live tarantula's back to make it look like it had "eerie, catlike" eyes, but this was never used. See more
The spider awakens and scares the kids at the band practice in the school. The drummer looks up in horror and flees his drum kit. In the following wide shot , the drummer is back to playing his drums again. See more
Suddenly I feel hungry.
Hey I just remembered, I've got a candy bar with me!