Movie of the Week: The Mole People (1956)

Classic Horrors

Written by Laszlo Gorog
Directed by Virgil W. Vogel
Starring John Agar, Cynthia Patrick, Hugh Beaumont, Alan Napier, Nestor Paiva, Phil Chambers
Released November 21, 1956 (Los Angeles)
RT 77 min.
Home Video Shout Factory (Blu-ray)
Classic Horrors rating = 8 (out of 10)


Shame on me for waiting ## years to see The Mole People (1956)! I don’t know why. I have fond memories of the magazine, although I’ve never owned a copy of it myself. (It was issue #3 of Famous Films, published by Warren Publishing Co. in 1964. I have owned multiple copies of #2, Curse of Frankenstein & Horror of Dracula.) I guess I just don’t hear much conversation about it. Anyway, for my first watch, I kind of loved it.

It’s not really a horror movie at all. It’s an adventure, through and through. Something I never knew about it is that it…

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