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The Slime People (1963)

Unrated | | Horror, Sci-Fi | 24 February 1966 (Mexico)
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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Tom Gregory
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Norman Tolliver
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Prof. Galbraith
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Lisa Galbraith
William Boyce ...
Cal Johnson
Judee Morton ...
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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$56,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The producers originally planned to have creatures called voles in the film as well as the slime people. The voles would have been wolf-like animals from underground that had been domesticated by the slime people, but the were left out of the final script. See more »

Goofs

When the pilot is trying to land in LA he is flying in rough weather with no visibility. The exterior shots of the ground below show a calm, cloudless sky. See more »

Quotes

Bonnie Galbraith: [while standing right next to the slime people's wall] Where's the wall, Daddy?
Prof. Galbraith: Right there, dear!
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Connections

Featured in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Slime People (1989) See more »

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Cateracts
8 May 2003 | by (Appleton, Wisconsin) – See all my reviews

Well this is my first review. My grandmother tried to explain cateracts one time to me. I never really understood until the fog scenes in this movie. Slime creatures mysteriously appear and create a wall of fog which no one can get through. five people are trapped but manage to get out. The fog is so dense in this movie you literally can't see what's going on. The acting was quite bad but funny to watch, accept from the marine.......I kept rooting for the slime men and they couldn't finish the kid off. But all's well that ends well as always in old sci-fi movies. People figure out how to break through the wall and manage to kill a few slime people along the way and save the day as always. It's not really the worst thing I've ever seen and really not bad if you like old school scifi like I do.


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