The Monster That Challenged the World

Directed by Arnold Laven

Year: 1957
Running Time: 83
Color Type: Color
Aspect Ratio: 1:85:1
Country: U.S.
Language: English
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The Monster That Challenged the World

Cast
Tim Holt
Audrey Dalton
Hans Conried

Crew
Directed by Arnold Laven


Lieutenant John Twillinger (Tim Holt, The Magnificent Ambersons) thinks he's seen it all - until an earthquake under the Salton Sea unearths a horrifying nest of prehistoric killer crustaceans. Giant, terrifying and with a hunger for human flesh, the beasts begin feeding on the locals, unleashing a shocking reign of murderous mollusk mayhem. Can the lieutenant do anything to stop their spread? Or will the human race be forever left in the snails' slimy wake? Directed by cult-filmmaker and TV veteran, Arnold Laven (Sam Whiskey).

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