Creature from the Black Lagoon Reviews

October 13, 2020
Along comes one of those tedious, topeed expeditions, in a battered white boat, and the "Gill-Man" is chased, photographed, speared, half-asphyxiated, and screamed at. No wonder he commits murder (five of them).
October 13, 2020
The boys at Universal were on a fanciful binge, putting on an enjoyable show in the water, something less in dry-dock.
October 13, 2020
A prehistoric man shaped fish falls in love with screaming Julia Adams in an Amazon backwater, but his courtship is a failure. So is the movie.
October 13, 2020
There are some effective underwater scenes; otherwise script and direction are commonplace.
October 16, 2011
The beats of the film are like overused sandpaper, too worn down and tattered to have more than a passing effect.
October 31, 2006
This adventure has no depth.
August 7, 2002
Great monster suit. Not much of a movie
November 30, 2001
Its solitary aim was to exploit the viewer's fear of the unknown.
January 1, 2000
The technical material is so good, in fact, that if you might actually like the movie... if you can ignore everything else.