Rank: 86/100 in Top Movie 1950s – The Blob: It crawls. It creeps. It eats you alive!
A drive-in favorite, this sci-fi classic follows teenagers Steve and his best girl, Jane, as they try to protect their hometown from a gelatinous alien life form that engulfs everything it touches. The first to discover the substance and live to tell about it, Steve and Jane witness the blob destroying an elderly man and grow to a terrifying size. But no one else has seen the goo, and policeman Dave refuses to believe the kids without proof.
- Original Title: The Blob
- Original Language: en
- Release Date: 1958-09-10
- Category 1 (Type): Movie 1950s
- Category 2 (Genres): Horror Movie, Science Fiction Movie
- Category 3 (Year): Movie 1958
- Adult: FALSE
- Status: Released
- Studios (Production Companies): Paramount, Tonylyn Productions
- Production Countries: United States of America
- Budget: $240,000.00
- Revenue: $0.00
- Running Time: 86 minutes
- Director: Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr.
- Actors: Steve McQueen, Aneta Corsaut, Earl Rowe, John Benson, Robert Fields
- YB100 views Counts: 140
- YB100 Likes: 6
- Popularity: 12.459
- Vote Count: 279
- Vote Average: 6.1