The Deadly Mantis

The Deadly Mantis (1957)

"This Was the Day That Engulfed the World in Terror!"
TMDb Score
49
The calving of an Arctic iceberg releases a giant praying mantis, trapped in suspended animation since prehistoric times. It first attacks military outposts to eat their occupants, then makes its way to the warmer latitudes of Washington and New York. A paleontologist works together with military units to try to kill it.
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Movie Details

Theatrical Release:May 1st, 1957
Original Language:English
Production Companies:Universal International Pictures
Movie Tags:monster, insect