Beast From Haunted Cave [Special Extended Version] [DVD] [1960]
$9.99
Other Formats:
Cardholder Offers

Overview

Special Features

  • 16:9 enhanced version (approx. 1.85:1 aspect ratio)
  • Full-frame edition included
  • Theatrical trailer
  • Liner notes by Bill Warren

Synopsis

Beast From Haunted Cave
Director Monte Hellman (who would later direct a young Jack Nicholson on two low-budget westerns) earned his low-budget wings on Filmgroup's bizarre fusion of hostage/crime thriller and big-rubber-monster flick -- a quirky juxtaposition employed to similar effect 35 years later in From Dusk Till Dawn. The story begins with a team of gold thieves hiding out in a ski resort cabin after a heist, taking two people hostage as they prepare to smuggle their loot across the Canadian border -- unaware of the giant, icky-looking spider-monster lurking in a nearby cave, which preys on anyone unlucky enough to stumble near its lair. The film's woodland exteriors add a richness lacking in the typical dusty desert settings of this film's genre contemporaries. The cobwebby monster is played by Chris Robinson, later the star of General Hospital. ~ Cavett Binion, Rovi

Cast & Crew

  • Image coming soon
    Michael Forest - Gill
  • Image coming soon
    Sheila Carol - Gypsy
  • Frank Wolff
    Frank Wolff - Alex
  • Image coming soon
    Richard Sinatra - Marty
  • Image coming soon
    Wally Campo - Byron
Product images, including color, may differ from actual product appearance.