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The Slime People (1963)

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After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Robert Hutton ...
Tom Gregory
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Norman Tolliver
Robert Burton ...
Prof. Galbraith
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Lisa Galbraith
William Boyce ...
Cal Johnson
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Bonnie Galbraith
John Close ...
KTTV Reporter Vince Williams
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After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis. Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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Up from the bowels of the earth come...

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Release Date:

24 February 1966 (Mexico)  »

Also Known As:

Tomorrow You Die  »

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$56,000 (estimated)
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According to director Robert Hutton in a 1989 interview, designing and making the slime people costumes consumed over half the film's entire budget. See more »

Goofs

When Lisa goes into the fog to search for Tom and the professor, she is empty-handed, having left her purse in the car. When she re-emerges she is carrying her purse in her right hand. See more »

Quotes

Cal Johnson: [during attempted television broadcast] If anybody's listening, this is no joke!
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Only for the hard core.
22 February 1999 | by (Springfield, VA) – See all my reviews

The Slime People would only appeal to the hard core lover of early science fiction movies. The over extensive use of the fog machine makes it difficult to see some of the scenes clearly enough to follow the action. The traditional wholesome characters (50's style, men at table discussing important things, woman putting away the dishes) engaging in supposedly serious discussions/explanations of the Slime folks "wall of fog" is just plain funny. But when all is said and done the movie did entertain me, but certainly not for everyone. Hats off to the actress stuck playing Bonnie, the dumb blonde teenager.


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