|Genre: Thriller, Horror, Sci-Fi, Monsters, Bugs, Military, Animals, Mutants|
Plot: A gigantic praying mantis lying frozen in the Arctic Circle, near the Weddell Sea is freed by an erupting volcano. It then makes its way to New York, causing death and destruction as only a giant praying mantis could. Can the armed forces answer everyone's "prayers" by conducting a successful raid on the brazen bug?
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The obvious 'puppet' Mantis isn't that bad actually, but is completely lacking during all the flying sequences. Surprisingly steadily acted also. A good timewaster.
| Directed by|
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad, Attack of the 50 Foot Woman, 20 Million Miles to Earth
| Written by|
Revenge of the Creature, Citizen Kane, The Lady from Shanghai
Revenge of the Creature, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Alfred Hitchcock Presents