Cinema: New Picture, may 30, 1955

Revenge of the Creature (Universal-International). The creature is the same scaly, slime-covered gill man who came ripsnorting out of the Black Lagoon last year. Then, he was going into frenzies over an undressed brunette (Julia Adams).

This time the creature is chasing an eye-filling blonde (Lori Nelson) over and under the inland waterways of Florida.

The gill man's biggest problem: when he catches his female—brunette or blonde—he doesn't quite know what to do next.

This fatal hesitancy got him shot to death in his first picture, and he meets the same end in his current film. Undoubtedly, he will be revived and shot to...

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