Classic Sci-Fi Ultimate Collection
Universal (2008)
TV Series  /  Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
In Collection
Seen ItYes
13 hr 9 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
Leo G. Carroll
Raymond Bailey
John Agar
Mara Corday
Ross Elliott
Nestor Paiva
Hank Patterson
Steve Darrell
Bert Holland
Edwin Rand
Nathan Juran
Jack Arnold
Producer William Alland
William LeBaron
Writer Jack Arnold
David Duncan
Cinematography Russell Metty
George Robinson
Musician Henry Mancini
Heinz Roemheld
Disc 01
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 20 mins    12/14/1955  1.  Tarantula
A spider escapes from an isolated desert laboratory experimenting in giantism and grows to tremendous size as it wreaks havoc on the local inhabitants.
Guest starring:  John AgarMara CordayLeo G. Carroll, Nestor Paiva
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 17 mins    December 1956  2.  The Mole People
A party of archaeologists discovers the remnants of a mutant five-millennia-old Sumerian civilization living beneath a glacier atop a mountain in Mesopatamia.
Guest starring:  John Agar, Cynthia Patrick, Hugh Beaumont,  Alan Napier, Nestor Paiva, Phil Chambers
Disc 02
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 21 mins    April 1957  3.  The Incredible Shrinking Man
When Scott Carey begins to shrink because of exposure to a combination of radiation and insecticide, medical science is powerless to help him.
Guest starring:  Grant Williams, Randy Stuart, April Kent, Paul Langton,  Raymond BaileyWilliam Schallert
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 17 mins    December 1957  4.  The Monolith Monsters
Rocks from a meteor which grow when in contact with water threaten a sleepy Southwestern desert community.
Guest starring:  Grant Williams,  Lola AlbrightLes TremayneTrevor Bardette, Phil Harvey
Disc 03
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 17 mins    1958  5.  Monster on the Campus
The blood of a primitive fish exposed to gamma rays causes a benign research professor to regress to an ape-like, bloodthirsty prehistoric hominid.
Guest starring:  Arthur Franz, Joanna Moore,  Judson Pratt, Nancy Walters,  Troy Donahue
Disc 04
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 17 mins    4/12/1940  6.  Dr. Cyclops
A mad scientist working in the South American jungle miniaturizes his colleagues when he feels his megalomania is threatened.
Guest starring:  Albert Dekker, Thomas Coley, Janice Logan, Charles Halton, Victor Kilian
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 22 mins    1955  7.  Cult of the Cobra
American G.I.s who trespass on a Hindu ceremony are hunted down by a beautiful woman who has the power to transform herself into a cobra.
Guest starring:  Faith Domergue, Richard Long,  Marshall Thompson, Kathleen Hughes, William Reynolds
Disc 05
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 18 mins    August 1957  8.  The Land Unknown
Three men and a woman crash-land in a deep crater in Antarctica, where they find a prehistoric world.
Guest starring:  Jock Mahoney, Shirley Patterson, William Reynolds,  Henry BrandonDouglas Kennedy, Phil Harvey
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 19 mins    May 1957  9.  The Deadly Mantis
A giant prehistoric praying mantis, recently freed from the Arctic ice, voraciously preys on American military at the DEW Line and works its way south.
Guest starring:  Craig Stevens, William Hopper, Alix Talton,  Donald Randolph
Disc 06
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 17 mins    May 1960  10.  The Leech Woman
An endocrinologist in a dysfunctional marriage with an aging, alcoholic wife journeys to Africa seeking a drug that will restore youth.
Guest starring:  Coleen Gray, Grant Williams,  Phillip TerryGloria TalbottJohn Van Dreelen, Estelle Hemsley, Kim Hamilton
Edition Details
Edition Classic Ultimate Sci-Fi Collection, Volumes 1 & 2
Release Date 5/13/2008
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3)
Subtitles French
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital Mono
Dolby Digital Mono [English]
Mono [English]
Stereo [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 6

Disc 01 -Trailers
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