16MM MOVIE NITE
is obsessed with B&W sci-fi and monster films from the 1950s.
please join us for our screening of
THE AMAZING COLOSSAL MAN
ORIGINAL 16MM FILM projected on a screen!
BEAUTIFUL PATIO FOR PRE & POST SCREENING RELAXATION
1643 N LAS PALMAS AVE
HOLLYWOOD, CA 90028
The Amazing Colossal Man
directed by Bert I. Gordon and starring Glenn Langan. The film revolves around a man who grows to over 60 feet tall as the result of an atomic accident. It is an uncredited adaptation of the 1928 Homer Eon Flint short novel The Nth Man.
Jim Nicholson of American International Pictures had the rights to Homer Eon Flint's 1928 novel, The Nth Man about a man who was 10 miles high. Nicholson thought it could be adapted to cash in on the success of The Incredible Shrinking Man
(released six months earlier in 1957.