One of the legendary monsters from Universal Studios comes to the historic Capitol Theater of Downtown Greeneville, Tennessee as we present the classic 1954 film “Creature From The Black Lagoon” on October 21st at 7:00 PM. The last of Universal’s famous monsters to debut on screen, “Creature From The Black Lagoon” was a smash hit upon release. Over the years the character has endured, appearing everywhere from episodes of “The Munsters” to his very own pinball machine in the mid-1990s.
Starring Richard Carlson & Julia Adams, directed by Jack Arnold, “Creature From The Black Lagoon” is about a scientific expedition to the Amazon River searching for fossils discovers the prehistoric creature. The team attempts to capture the creature, who eludes their traps, but returns one evening and kidnaps the fiancee of one of the scientists—whom the creature has a strange attraction towards! The Creature From The Black Lagoon, who has affectionally been nicknamed “The Gill Man” by fans, ended the cycle of legendary Universal Monster movies that included Dracula, Frankenstein, and The Invisible Man.
Concessions available – Soft drinks, water, beer popcorn, candy. Free popcorn with drink purchase!