The tight narrative and brisk runtime is still a bit slow by today’s standards, but Creature from the Black Lagoon stretches its thin premise nicely.
Not that Rear Window doesn’t give us a spectacular ending, because it does. But what the film has to say remains on the fence between two opposing sides.
It’s not the prequel to Oceans Eleven, but coincidentally it is from the same year. The Magnificent Seven is a … More