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It Came From Beneath the Sea (Jul-1955)

Director: Robert Gordon

Writers: George Worthing Yates; Hal Smith

Producer: Charles H. Schneer

Keywords: Sci-Fi/Horror

A giant mutant octopus from the Mindinao Deep attacks ships, an atomic submarine, and San Francisco. Stop-motion work by Ray Harryhausen makes this a classic of the genre. Because of budget considerations, the octopus had six and not eight tentacles, and diesel submarine USS Cubera SS-147 plays the role of the atomic submarine.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Faith Domergue
16-Jun-1924 4-Apr-1999 Where Danger Lives
Ian Keith
27-Feb-1899 26-Mar-1960 It Came from Beneath the Sea
Kenneth Tobey
23-Mar-1917 22-Dec-2002 Chuck Martin on Whirlybirds


Kenneth Tobey   ...   Peter Mathews
Faith Domergue   ...   Prof. Lesley Joyce
Donald Curtis   ...   Dr. John Carter
Ian Keith   ...   Adm. Burns
Dean Maddox, Jr.   ...   Adm. Norman
Chuck Griffiths   ...   Griff
Harry Lauter   ...   Bill Nash
Richard W. Peterson   ...   Capt. Stacy


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