Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

Directed by


Starring (View all)
Grant Williams Grant Williams
Scott Carey
Randy Stuart Randy Stuart
Louise Carey
April Kent April Kent
Clarice Bruce
Paul Langton Paul Langton
Charlie Carey
Raymond Bailey Raymond Bailey
Doctor Thomas Silver
William Schallert William Schallert
Doctor Arthur Bramson


Written by
Richard Matheson Richard Matheson
(screenplay)


Lists

468 votes
1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (1001 items)
list by upidipi
Published 9 years, 7 months ago 872 comments
167 votes
500 Essential Cult Movies (502 items)
list by Mackenzi
Published 1 year, 9 months ago 6 comments
104 votes
6,006 Movies to Experience B4 Death... (6006 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 7 years, 6 months ago 13 comments
73 votes
Hidden Gems of Cinema (266 items)
list by Michael M
Published 5 years, 6 months ago 7 comments
72 votes
Listal's Top 100 Favorite Sci-Fi Films (120 items)
list by DuckNation
Published 4 years, 10 months ago 54 comments

The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957) Videos

shrinking man [finale]

16 Views

Added 7 months ago




Cover art, photos and screenshots

4 votes
3 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes

Description: Scott Carey and his wife Louise are sunning themselves on their cabin cruiser, the small craft adrift on a calm sea. While his wife is below deck, a low mist passes over him. Scott, lying in the sun, is sprinkled with glittery particles that quickly evaporate. Later he is accidentally sprayed with an insecticide while driving and, in the next few days, he finds that he has begun to shrink. First just a few inches, so that his clothes no longer fit, then a little more. Soon he is only three feet tall, and a national curiosity. At six inches tall he can only live in a doll's house and even that becomes impossible when his cat brea ... (more)
Release date: 21 May 2018
Tags: Sci-fi (7), Spider (6), Radioactivity (5), 1950s (5), 1957 (4), Dollhouse (4), Cat (4), Basement (4), Miniaturization (4), Based On Novel (4), Psychiatrist (4), Midget (3), Title Spoken By Character (3), Shrinking (3), Giant Spider (3), Usa (3), Horror (3), Fluoroscope (2), Talkies (2), Cellar (2)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Queen of Horror added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
Cats in the Movies! (59 movies items)

"Butch"


johanlefourbe added this to a list 2 months, 3 weeks ago
1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (2018) (747 movies items)

" Notes: I haven't seen this one yet..."


wrenster added this to a list 7 months ago
Movies Viewed in 2018 (318 movies items)

"Classic 1950's paranoid sci-fi in which a man, while holidaying on a boat, sails through a mist and soon discovers that he is shrinking, having to face the attention of the press as well as dangers from creatures he thought he would never have to face. Jack Arnold's film is still regarded as a classic of the genre, even though it may be dated now. Surprised no one has ever remade it."


jkwyn1933 posted a video 7 months ago
Andy Goulding added this to a list 7 months ago
100 Greatest Golden Age Hollywood Films (100 movies items)

"The Sci-Fi boom of the 1950s is often looked back on with a smirk and a shrug. In the context of the huge, complex beast that Sci-Fi cinema has become, these early classics of the genre are generally considered a bit camp, their special effects dated and their chin-stroking dialogue laughable. But these little B-Movies, usually no longer than 80 minutes in length, are crammed with so much invention, intelligence and excitement that only the laziest of viewers would write them off based on some o"


Kandi voted for 2 images 7 months, 1 week ago

SA-512 voted for an image 7 months, 1 week ago

SA-512 posted 2 images 7 months, 1 week ago

blue_skies added this to a list 9 months ago
Movies seen in 2018 (141 movies items)

"20.02. DVD, 1st viewing DIRECTED BY Jack Arnold "Easy enough to talk of soul and spirit and existential worth, but not when you're three feet tall." "


aLittleTyger voted for an image 12 months ago

Nattkrypet added this to a list 1 year ago
Movie Reviews (1351-1400) (50 movies items)

" Engaging story with strong action and direction about a man shrinking. Superior in it's genre for a decade where science fiction drowned in monster and alien invasion movies. The effects also holds up pretty well. Only it's ending may feel too abrupt and maybe a little too philosophical and religious for today's audience. "


hulkargh added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
Movies Watched in 2017 (161 movies items)

"7,5/10"


Kristian added this to a list 1 year, 2 months ago
Project #1 -1001 Movies I Must see Before I die- (1167 movies items)

" Rating iMDB: My Rating: Director: Actors: Genre: The Plot:"


Mackenzi added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
500 Essential Cult Movies (502 movies items)
Paloma1996 voted for 2 images 1 year, 10 months ago

Atomic Cinema added this to a list 1 year, 10 months ago
Atomic Cinema (431 movies items)
Kollane Ö: added this to a list 1 year, 10 months ago
moviebuff added this to a list 2 years, 1 month ago
samira added this to a list 2 years, 1 month ago
I (100 movies items)
The Mighty Celestial added this to a list 2 years, 1 month ago
Anautix added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
SwornShadow added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
Kandi added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
Spider - Movies (15 movies items)

" Grant Williams"


Kandi voted for 19 images [View All] 2 years, 4 months ago

Fraterlucis added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
Top Ten Movies by Genre (180 movies items)