Cinema Obscura - Creature of the Black Lagoon

February 10, 2023
  • Film

On Friday the 10th of February, Sickhouse presets the Creature of the Black Lagoon, (1954), from Jack Arnold.


Creature from the Black Lagoon is a 1954 American black-and-white 3D monster horror film produced by William Alland and directed by Jack Arnold. The film's plot follows a scientific expedition searching for fossils along the Amazon River. When they discover a prehistoric Gill-Man in the legendary Black Lagoon, the explorers capture the mysterious creature, but it breaks free. The Gill-Man returns to kidnap the lovely Kay, fiancée of one in the expedition, with whom it has fallen in love.