Monster from Green Hell
Monster from Green Hell
Title: Monster from Green Hell
Genres: Sci-fi
Directed by: Kenneth G. Crane
Written by: Louis Vittes; Endre Bohem
Produced by: Philip N. Krasne; Jack J. Gross; Al Zimbalist; Sol Dolgin
Music by: Albert Glasser
Cinematography: Ray Flin
Edited by: Kenneth G. Crane
Distributed by: Gross-Krasne Productions
Released: May 17th, 1957 [1]
Rating: Approved
Running time: 71 min.
Country: USA
Language: English

Monster from Green Hell is an American feature film of the science fiction and horror genres. It was directed by Kenneth G. Crane with a screenplay written by Louis Vittes and Endre Bohem. It was produced by Gross-Krasne Productions and first premiered in the United Kingdom. It was screened in the United States on May 17th, 1957.

Cast Edit

Actor Role
Jim Davis Doctor Quent Brady
Robert E. Griffin Dan Morgan
Joel Fluellen Arobi
Barbara Turner Lorna
Eduardo Ciannelli Mahri
Vladimir Sokoloff Doctor Lorentz
Tim Huntley Territorial agent
LaVerne Jones Kuana
Frederic Potler Radar operator

Notes Edit

  • Scenes from Monster from Green Hell were shot at the Bronson Caves in Bronson Canyon at Griffith Park in Los Angeles, California. This is not intended as an indication as to where the film takes place. [2]
  • Although produced by Gross-Krasne Productions, Monster from Green Hell was distributed through the U.S. market by Distributors Corporation of America (DCA).
  • Monster from Green Hell premiered on video in France in 1993. It was released under the title Les Monstres de l'Enfer Vert.
  • Monster from Green Hell was released on home video in VHS format by Mandacy Entertainment. It was part of the "Science Fiction Collection" pack. It was released as a single film by Englewood Entertainment in 1998. Englewood re-released the movie in DVD format in 2001.

Fun Facts Edit

  • The tagline for this film is "The mammoth monster that terrified the Earth! Too awesome to describe! Too terrifying to escape! Too powerful to stop!"

Recommendations Edit

1950s Sci-Fi

External Links Edit

References Edit

  1. IMDB; Monster from Green Hell (1957); Release info. U.S. premiere. First screened in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
  2. 2.0 2.1 IMDB; Monster from Green Hell (1957); Filming locations.

Keywords Edit

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