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The Incredible Shrinking Man (22-Feb-1957)

Director: Jack Arnold

Writer: Richard Matheson

From novel: The Shrinking Man by Richard Matheson

Music Supervision by: Joseph Gershenson

Producer: Albert Zugsmith

Keywords: Sci-Fi/Horror, Shrinking, Spiders

Exposure to a possibly radioactive mysterious mist causes Scott Carey's metabolism to slowly change; he shrinks in size, but increases his mental capacity. Though produced on a low budget, well-crafted and thought-provoking; in the top tier of science fiction films of all time.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Raymond Bailey
6-May-1904 15-Apr-1980 Milburn on Beverly Hillbillies
William Schallert
6-Jul-1922   Martin Lane on The Patty Duke Show
Grant Williams
18-Aug-1930 28-Jul-1985 The Incredible Shrinking Man


Grant Williams   ...   Scott Carey
Randy Stuart   ...   Louise Carey
April Kent   ...   Clarice
Paul Langton   ...   Charlie Carey
Raymond Bailey   ...   Dr. Thomas Silver
William Schallert   ...   Dr. Arthur Bramson
Frank Scannell   ...   Barker
Helene Marshall   ...   Nurse
Diana Darrin   ...   Nurse
Billy Curtis   ...   Midget


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