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The Incredible Shrinking Man

1957, Jack Arnold, USA, 81 min.
With Grant Williams, Randy Stuart

Show Times

  • Fri, Dec 6th 2:00pm
  • Sat, Dec 7th 3:00pm
  • Wed, Dec 11th 6:00pm
New 4K restoration!

"Gripping and intelligent...a pulp masterpiece."—Geoff Andrew, Time Out London

"A wondrous delight. THE INCREDIBLE SHRINKING MAN is Science Fiction poetry and the most profound Sci-Fi film of the fifties."—Glenn Erickson, DVD Savant

Adapted from his own novel by Richard Matheson (I Am Legend, several classic Twilight Zone episodes) and directed with inspired craftsmanship by Jack Arnold (THE CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON), this atomic-age fable stands as one of the most imaginative and satisfying science fiction films ever made. Doused by a radioactive cloud, the ever-diminishing hero finds himself comically, painfully, heroically, and finally transcendentally adapting to an estranged new world where a basement floor is a vast plain and a house cat a dangerous monster. New 4K DCP digital restoration. (MR)

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