Attack of the Crab Monsters1957

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Attack of the Crab Monsters
Directed by:
Roger Corman

"Attack of the Crab Monsters" (also known as "Assalto dei granchi giganti, L'") is a Horror/Science Fiction film directed by Roger Corman, released in the USA on February 10 of 1957 . Richard Garland is starring, alongside Pamela Duncan, Russell Johnson, Leslie Bradley, Mel Welles and Richard H. Cutting.

From the depths of the sea... a tidal wave of terror!

Who is the director of "Attack of the Crab Monsters":

Attack of the Crab Monsters was directed by Roger Corman, an American producer, director, actor, and writer.

Before directing Attack of the Crab Monsters, Roger Corman had directed Naked Paradise, released in 1957, Carnival Rock (1957), It Conquered the World (1956), The Oklahoma Woman (1956), Gunslinger (1956), and Day the World Ended (1955). Since, he directed Not of This Earth, released in 1957, The Undead (1957), Teenage Doll (1957), Sorority Girl (1957), The Saga of the Viking Women and Their Voyage to the Waters of the Great Sea Serpent (1957), and I Mobster (1958).

What was the release date of "Attack of the Crab Monsters":

Attack of the Crab Monsters was initally released in the United States on Sunday, February 10, 1957. Also released on this day was Not of This Earth (dir. Roger Corman). This was sixty-two (62) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "Attack of the Crab Monsters":

At the casting of Attack of the Crab Monsters we find Richard Garland, previously seen in Friendly Persuasion (1956) and The Man from Bitter Ridge (1955); Pamela Duncan (Julie (1956), Seven Men from Now (1956)); Russell Johnson (This Island Earth (1955), Ma and Pa Kettle at Waikiki (1955)) [ more... ]

  • Mel Welles and Richard Garland, Pamela Duncan also appeared in The Undead, released in 1957.
  • Leslie Bradley, Beach Dickerson and Ed Nelson also worked together in Teenage Cave Man, released in 1958.

What is the Storyline of "Attack of the Crab Monsters":

A group of scientists land on a remote island in the Pacific to search for a previous expedition that disappeared and to continue research about the effects of radiation from the Bikini Atoll nuclear tests on the island's plant and sea life. They learn to their horror that the earlier group of scientists have been eaten by mutated giant crabs that have gained intelligence by absorbing the minds of their victims. Members of the current expedition are systematically attacked and killed by the crabs, which are [...]

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