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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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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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Trivia

Because of this film's low budget, Susan Hart was given only thirty-five dollars to buy her own wardrobe. 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

Cal Johnson: [after flirting with Bonnie] Gee whiz, after sitting here talking to you, I don't even want to think about slime people!
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Featured in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Slime People (1990) See more »

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In A Class All Its Own
13 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This yet another film I saw as a teenager in the 1960's that brings back many fond memories of my youth. I would have to agree that for all its awfulness "The Slime People" as one reviewer states, does have its charm. The excessive use of fog provides the movie with a unique atmosphere giving it just enough of an edge to make the film interesting and at times even a little scary. Every now and then one of the Slime People would sneak out of the fog and really creep us out. In some places the film is funny to the point of being ridiculous, still I think the story and the science behind it is plausible and it does have its serious moments. I have seen movies that were far worse than this one. If you love the films of this genre, just out of curiosity you should give it a look. The Slime People is very hard to find on TV, Satellite or Cable. I bought my VHS copy new a few years back. Even with the current digital re-mastering to DVD, this film will never be easy to watch.……..must be that all that fog…………….


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