While young heiress Nancy Archer is driving home from yelling at her husband who is with another woman at a motel, she is encountered by aliens that zap her with some kind of laser. As a result, Nancy finds herself growing to giant size everytime she gets angry. Her incredible anger makes her 50 feet tall and she's now a walking giant searching in a terrified town for her husband who is with his other woman.
People always called Nancy the little woman... They'll never do that again
Did You Know?
wasn't interested at first in remaking an old "Grade Z" science-fiction movie, but liked the script, and saw it as an allegory about feminism. See more
The sign outside the drive-in theatre advertises the films Yentl and The Adventures Of Milo And Otis. However, when Daryl Hannah's character looks over the top of the screen, the original 1958 version of Attack Of The 50 Foot Woman is playing. See more
What made her grow like that?
Dr. Victor Loeb
You menctioned that she began growing when she got angry. Clearly it's stress related. The blood tests show that her hormone levels are abnormally high.
Congratulations, Doctor. You've just discovered a new kind of PMS.
References Forbidden Planet
Down in Louisiana
Written and Performed by Christopher Guest
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11 December 1993 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman
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Aspect Ratio: 1.33 : 1
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