20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)
Director: Nathan Juran
Screenplay: Robert Creighton Williams (as Bob Williams) & Christopher Knopf from a story by Charlotte Knight (as Charlott Knight)
Stars: William Hopper, Joan Taylor, Thomas Browne Henry
The Pitch: “Let’s make a monster movie!”
Tagline: Greatest Monster Since King Kong Ravishes the Earth!
The Overview: Beware of Spoilers…
When the first spacecraft returning from Venus crash-lands in the ocean it releases a small creature that quickly grows to gigantic proportions and terrorizes Rome!