The Giant Claw

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Giant Claw (1957, USA) is a Giant Monster-Horror-Sci-Fi-Fantasy film directed by Fred F. Sears.


Main Details

  • Released in June 1957
  • B&W
  • Running time: 75 minutes
  • Production Co.: Clover Productions
  • Distribution Co.: Columbia Pictures
  • Directed by Fred F. Sears
  • Written by Samuel Newman and Paul Gangelin
  • Starring: Jeff Morrow, Mara Corday, Morris Ankrum

Plot Summary

  • Global panic ensues when it is revealed that a mysterious UFO is actually a giant bird that flies at supersonic speed and has no regard for life or architecture.


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  • Air Missile Strikes! Big as a Battleship! Flies 3000 M.P.H.! 700 ft. wingspan! Rockets Into Stratosphere! Attacks cities...coast-to-coast!
  • Flying beast out of prehistoric skies!
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