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'It's Alive!' -- The Davies expect a baby, which turns out to be a monster with a nasty habit of killing when it's scared. And it's easily scared.

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Trapped In a Cave of Terror!
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In this sci-fi film a loony farmer finds a prehistoric monster hiding in a cavern on his land. To feed his newest critter, the farmer kidnaps three people. The three desperately try to escape and finally, one of them succeeds. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Tommy Kirk ... Wayne Thomas
Shirley Bonne ... Leilla Sterns
Bill Thurman ... Greely / Monster (as Billy Thurman)
Annabelle Weenick ... Bella (as Annabelle MacAdams)
Corveth Ousterhouse ... Norman Sterns
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Larry Buchanan ... Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
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Directed by
Larry Buchanan 
 
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Larry Buchanan  uncredited
Richard Matheson  story "Being" (uncredited)

Produced by
Larry Buchanan .... producer
Edwin Tobolowsky .... associate producer
 
Cinematography by
Robert B. Alcott  (as Robert Alcott)
 
Film Editing by
Larry Buchanan 
 
Sound Department
Conrad Lee Reed .... sound director (as Conrad Lee Redd)
 
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Jack Bennett .... special effects
 
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Joreta C. Cherry .... production coordinator (as Joreta Cherry)
Skip Frazee .... paleontology
 

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80 min
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Canada:PG (Manitoba/Nova Scotia) | Canada:G (Quebec) | USA:Unrated | USA:TV-14 (cable rating)

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The monster in this movie originally appeared in director Larry Buchanan's earlier movie Creature of Destruction (1967) (TV).See more »
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Continuity: The housekeeper's flashback to her arrival, capture, and attempted escape is full of continuity errors including two hair style changes and two clothing changes for her. When she splashes the hydrogen peroxide into the face of her captor, his face is obviously already wet from previous takes. He is also wearing a different, dry shirt once he catches her after the splashing.See more »
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Wayne Thomas:You see, I'm a paleontologist.See more »
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References Creature of Destruction (1967) (TV)See more »

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10 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
goofy but fun, 28 August 2005
Author: gravster22 from north carolina

my mom loved this movie, and would watch it all time when i was growing up. to me it was just another goofy horror film. recently i went to visit my mom and she had me watch it again, as we were planning to visit onyx cave in Arkansas where the movie was filmed. i must say i had a great time watching it again, and visiting the cave we asked about the movie, the man behind the counter pulled out an old photo album with pictures from when they made the movie. i just had a blast. what a fun movie! i must say if you don't like old goofy horror, then this is not the movie for you. going to see where it was filmed gave me a new respect for it.

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