The Amazing Colossal Man
The Amazing Colossal Man (1957)

While overseeing the atomic tests in the Nevada desert, Army colonel Glenn Manning (Glenn Langan) is exposed to extensive amounts of radiation. As a result, Manning grows, and grows, and grows, at the rate of ten feet per day. This sudden… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1957
DVD Release Date: January 6, 1993
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Critic Score: 38% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rob Humanick

While Langan's work as the mentally unraveling colossal man is impressive, there's little else here save for genre bric-a-brac.

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Scott Weinberg

Goofy ol' giant-guy sci-fi tale.

Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Campy sci-fi romp with vintage Vegas cachet.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

What the film failed to do, was be anything but cynical.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Typical Bert I. Gordon badness

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Flixster Audience Score: 23% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
The movie that inspired another mega sized movie, 'Attack of the 50 Foot Woman', and deals with 50's America's arch nemesis...radiation! Yep… More
Sylvester Kuo
A nice B movie that runs in similar vein as King Kong. Given that it had a low budget, it was quite well done.
Anthony Valletta
Not so amazing.