From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Monstroid (1980, USA) is a Eco-Terror film directed by Kenneth Hartford, Herbert L. Strock (uncredited).


Main Details

  • Released in 1980 | Color
  • Running Time: 98 min
  • Production Co: Academy International
  • Distribution Co: M & M (1980) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Kenneth Hartford, Herbert L. Strock (uncredited)
  • Written by Kenneth Hartford (as Kenneth Herts), Walter Roeber Schmidt, Garland Scott, Herbert L. Strock
  • Starring James Mitchum, John Carradine, Philip Carey, Anthony Eisley, Andrea Hartford, Glen Hartford, Coral Kassel, Aldo Sambrell
  • Produced by Kenneth Hartford, Garland Scott
  • Original Music by Gene Kauer
  • Cinematography by Art Fitzsimmons, J. Wilder Mincey
  • Film Editing by Michael Johnson

Also Known As

  • It Came from the Lake | Monster, the Legend That Became a Terror | Toxic Monster | Finland - Kuoleman järvi | Greece - To teras tis limnis | USA - Monstroid: It Came from the Lake | USA | The Toxic Horror |Germany - Monster aus der Tiefe


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