Earth vs. the Spider
Earth vs. the Spider (1958)

A small Midwestern town comes under siege from a giant, blood-thirsty tarantula in this rock-n-roll horror opus from Bert I. Gordon also known as Spider.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 1, 1958
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Sarah Boslaugh
PopMatters of the many gigantic creature movies of the 1950s...

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Steve Crum

One of those so-bad-it's-good '50s horror/sci-fi "classics."

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Typically hokey Gordon fun!

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Phil Hubbs
Also known as 'The Spider' mainly due to the success of 'The Fly' which prompted the powers that be to try and leech of that movies success… More
Aj V
Another giant spider? You gotta watch those insects don't you? This movie is pretty cheesy, but it has some cool scenes.
Bruce Bruce
This film is part of the Samuel Z Arkoff Cult Classic Collection. Not a bad film, I'm sure a good Drive In Crowd draw during 1959. About a small town with… More
Jason Owens
While searching for her lost dad in a big cavern, Carol (June Kenney) and her friend Mike (Eugene Persson), accidentally find a scientific marvel in the form of… More
Keiko Aya
I really enjoy these crappy monster flicks with horrible acting and storys. But HANG ON! The effects aren't too bad flawed YEAH but still anything more… More
Cassandra Maples
This is a true gem from the world of unintentionally comic monster movies. A giant spider arises from the earth and vents its rage against all humanity. It is… More