R | | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.
The theatrical poster was hand-drawn by Taiwanese-American artist James Jean.
If I spoke about it - if I did - what would I tell you? I wonder. Would I tell you about the time? It happened a long time ago, it seems. In the last days of a fair prince's reign. Or would I tell you about the place? A small city near the coast, ...
The TV set in Giles's apartment- with it's large rounded-end picture shape - is a Color TV appropriate to the year. However, back in 1962 that was a relatively rare and expensive item likely to be found found only in a high-end home. The set in Strickland's home, with its squared-off B&W tube would have been more appropriate for Giles and vice-versa.
English, American Sign Language, Russian, French
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