The Blob

directed by Irvin S. Yeaworth
Category: "Suspense"
Year of Release:1958
Date Added:07/18/2019
Date Watched:07/18/2019
Description:Two teens, Steve (Steve McQueen) and Jane (Aneta Corsaut) witness a meteor land in the woods. The investigate and find an old man with a mysterious goop on his hand. They take him to the doctor. The goop continues growing and soon eats the old man, a nurse, and the doctor. Steve and Jane try to convince the police of what they saw but aren't believed. The gather friends to warn the town, but still nobody believes them until the blob attacks a crowded theater. Steve, Jane and a few others are trapped in a diner when Steve discovers that cold repels the blob. The town gathers CO2 fire extinguishers and freeze the blob and the Air Force flies it to the Arctic and drops it there.
My Rating:5

Reviews for The Blob

Review - Blob, The

Terrible special effects and terrible dialogue. It's a bit hard to believe the movie ever became popular. Not even funny in a bad way except for the basic concept.
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