The Green Slime

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Green Slime (1968, USA/Japan) is a Science Fiction film directed by Kinji Fukasaku.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1968
  • Color
  • Running Time: 90 min | Japan:77 min (laserdisc)
  • Production Co: Lun Film | Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) | Ram Films Inc. | Southern Cross Feature Film Company | Toei Company
  • Distribution Co: Toei Company (1968) (Japan) (theatrical) | Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) (1969) (USA) (theatrical) | Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) (1969) (UK) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Kinji Fukasaku
  • Written by Bill Finger, Ivan Reiner, Tom Rowe, Charles Sinclair
  • Starring Robert Horton, Luciana Paluzzi, Richard Jaeckel
  • Produced by Walter Manley, Ivan Reiner, William Ross
  • Original Music by Charles Fox, Toshiaki Tsushima
  • Cinematography by Yoshikazu Yamasawa
  • Film Editing by Osamu Tanaka

Plot Summary

  • After destroying a giant asteroid heading towards Earth, a group of scientists unknowingly bring back a strange green substance that soon mutates into a monster.

Also Known As

  • Bataille au-delà des étoiles (Canada) (French title) / France | After the Destruction of Space Station Gamma: Big Military Operation | Batalla más allá de las estrellas (Spain) | Battle Beyond the Stars | Death and the Green Slime | Eisvoli apo agnosto planiti (Greece) (reissue title) | Il Fango verde (Italy) | Gamma #3 Big Military Space Operation | Gamma sango uchu daisakusen (Japan) | De Gröna monstren (Sweden) | Green slime - Kriget bortom stjärnorna (Sweden) | Monster aus dem All (Germany) | Polemos teraton sto diastima (Greece) | The Battle of Space Station Gamma | Uhka avaruudesta (Finland)


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