Creature from the Black Lagoon
Creature from the Black Lagoon


Uniform Title
Creature from the Black Lagoon (Motion picture : 1954)


Publication Information
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, 2000.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (1 hr., 20 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

Classic monster collection

General Note
DVD format.
Videodisc release of the 1954 motion picture.
Story by Maurice Zimm. Concept by William Alland.
Special features: Back to the Black Lagoon; feature commentary with film historian Tom Weaver; production photographs; theatrical trailers; cast and filmmakers; production notes.

In the upper reaches of the Amazon River, a scientific team discovers an amphibious creature, a living missing link. The creature is captured and falls in love with the female assistant of the leader of the research team. The lonely creature kidnaps her, and the scientist mounts an effort to reclaim his sweetheart and return the creature to his watery home.

Reading Level
Not rated.

Monsters -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Lagoons -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Archaeologists -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Ichthyologists -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Horror films.
Feature films.
Monster films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD videodiscs.

Geographic Term
Amazon River Region -- Drama -- Video recordings.

Added Author
Alland, William, 1916-1997.
Arnold, Jack, 1916-1992.
Carlson, Richard, 1912-1977.
Adams, Julie, 1926-
Denning, Richard, 1914-1998.
Moreno, Antonio, 1887-1967.
Zimm, Maurice.
Essex, Harry J., 1910-1997.
Ross, Arthur (Arthur A.)
Snyder, William E.
Kent, Ted.
Mancini, Henry
Salter, Hans J.
Stein, Herman.

Added Corporate Author
Universal City Studios.

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
St. George BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Creature (1954)Checked In