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Henry Escalante in Creature from the Black Lagoon

Creature from the Black Lagoon: Special Edition

1954 NR

A legend in the history of B-movie fare. How many female scientists travel the Amazon bedecked in bikini-wear calculated to charm an anaconda off a branch? That's what happens when Julie Adams and fellow scientist Richard Carlson happen upon the black lagoon and the amphibious creature inhabiting it. Casting a gimlet eye on Adams in backstroke, it's love at first sight for the scaly beast.