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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
Robert Burton ...
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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Up from the bowels of the earth come...

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The only film directed by Robert Hutton, who continued acting in England, where he wrote the script for Persecution (1974), starring Lana Turner (because he didn't like cats). 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 »

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Reporter: Dr Brough, what exactly do these creatures look like?
Dr. Timothy Brough: They're large, huge, prehistotic. Covered with scales, and covered with slime.
Reporter: The Slime People!
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Referenced in Nightmare in Blood (1977) See more »

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Pretty awful, but still kind of fun
14 April 2002 | by (Pittsburgh, PA) – See all my reviews

Far from being a cinema classic, or even a classic of low-budget films, The Slime People still has a kind of charm that makes you want to stay with it until the end. Cheap sets and costumes, and pretty bad acting, make this one mostly forgettable, though the plot really isn't too bad. With a bigger budget and some better actors this might have been come off as a classic. Worth watching on a rainy Sunday afternoon if nothing else is on.


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