The Beast of Yucca Flats
The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961)

An important scientist is chased by Communist agents into an atomic bomb test field. The bomb goes off and the radiation fallout changes the scientist into a disfigured, demented figure bent on revenge.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 2, 1961
DVD Release Date: September 5, 2000
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Scott Weinberg

Beware of any Z-grade schlock that contains the phrase "yuck" in the title.

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Christopher Heim
"Touch a button. Things happen. A scientist becomes a beast." This line sums up the entire plot of this no budget stinker, things just happen. I… More
Christopher Brown
Progress. The wheels of justice. Joe and Jim. Dr. Joseph Javorsky. The greatest narrator of all time. The wife on the road. Some of the best accidently… More
Aj V
Glad I saw the MST3K version of this movie, it's so awful I wouldn't have been able to sit through the whole thing without their funny commentary.… More
Greg S
A nuclear explosion turns noted Russian scientist Tor Johnson into a strangling beast. Yes, it's one of the worst movies ever made, but it's still… More