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Monster a-Go Go
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Director:
Writers:
Jeff Smith (screenplay) &
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Release Date:
July 1965 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
The picture that comes complete with a 10-foot-tall monster to give you the wim-wams! See more »
Plot:
A space capsule crash-lands, and the astronaut aboard disappears. Is there a connection between the missing man and the monster roaming the area? Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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I understand the go-go part... See more (106 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Philip Morton ... Col. Steve Connors (as Phil Morton)
June Travis ... Ruth
George Perry
Lois Brooks
Rork Stevens
Peter M. Thompson ... Dr. Chris Manning (as Peter Thompson)
Robert Simons
Barry Hopkins
J. Stewart Taylor ... Truck Driver (as Stu Taylor)
Lorri Perry ... Girl at Dance
Del Clark
Art Scott
Leonard Gelstein
Aviva Crane ... Convertible Driver
Dean Tompis
Jim Bassler
Rick Paul
Henry Hite ... Frank Douglas / Monster
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Herschell Gordon Lewis ... Radio Announcer (voice) (uncredited)
Bill Rebane ... Boyfriend at Dance / Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
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Directed by
Bill Rebane 
Herschell Gordon Lewis (uncredited)
 
Writing credits
Jeff Smith (screenplay) &
Dok Stanford (screenplay) &
Bill Rebane (screenplay)

Herschell Gordon Lewis (additional dialogue) (as Sheldon Seymour)

Produced by
Herschell Gordon Lewis .... producer (as Sheldon S. Seymour)
Henry Marsh .... assistant producer
Bill Rebane .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Frank Pfeiffer (director of cinematography)
 
Production Design by
Herschell Gordon Lewis  (as Seymour Sheldon)
 
Makeup Department
Lillian Toth .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
William Johnson .... second unit manager
Andy Romanoff .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
J. Stewart Taylor .... assistant director (as Stu Taylor)
 
Sound Department
Paul Allen .... chief sound engineer
George Turek .... sound recordist
Howard Warren .... sound mixer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Merigail Moreland .... wardrobe
Barbara J. Rebane .... wardrobe (as Barbara Rebane)
 
Editorial Department
Alex Ameri .... editorial supervisor (as Peter Guilfhoyle)
Thomas Casey .... editorial supervisor
 
Other crew
Ray Foster .... production assistant
Leonard Gelstein .... production assistant
Bobby Vercruse .... crew chief (as Robert Vercruse)
Seymour Zolotareff .... production assistant
 

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70 min
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Featured in a 1993 installment of "Mystery Science Theater 3000" (1988). The cast and crew considered it the worst film ever featured on the show.See more »
Goofs:
Audio/visual unsynchronized: The sound of the phone ringing is obviously made by someone on set.See more »
Quotes:
Narrator:With the telegram, one cloud lifts, and another descends. Astronaut Frank Douglas, rescued, alive, well, and of normal size, some 8000 miles away in a lifeboat. With no memory of where he has been, or how he was separated from his capsule. Then who, or what...See more »

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24 out of 28 people found the following review useful.
I understand the go-go part..., 29 March 2003
Author: KubrickCRM114 from Earth

...but not much else goes together in this film. Very bad acting, you can often catch actors reading from cue cards. It's not really even directed, like the camera was just set up where it would fit, the actors would read their lines, "Cut and print." The story is an amazingly bad Twilight Zone episode dragged on to unbearable lengths, and the surprise ending is by far one of the worst plot-twists ever. The monster itself is a tall guy with bad acne, who just sort of meanders around throughout the duration of the movie. All in all, very hard to watch, even with Joel & the 'bots. Watch for the man doing his own sound effects! "Brrrrrrr!"

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