Creature from the Black Lagoon - A Raging, Rockin’ Show debuts July 1

Just in time for the 4th of July, Universal Studios Hollywood debuts a brand new live show inspired by the 1954 3D classic THE CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON. Universal pormises an "all original score and dazzling Broadway-lvel production values." Universal will be previewing the attraction for the press on Tuesday, June 30; the event includes an appearance by actress Julie Adams, who starred as the object of the Creature's affections in the original film.

Presumably, the Creature's Rocking Ragin' Show, although a year-round attraction, will be a big incorporated into Universal's 2009 Halloween Horror Nights.

Location: Universal Studios, Hollywood - 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608
Phone: 1-800-UNIVERSAL
Opens: July 1

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Actress Julie Adams In Person with CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON

As part of their Halloween horror season of screenings, the American Cinematheque presents a double-featuring starring Julie Adams. Adams will be on hand to autograph her book: "The Lucky Southern Star: Reflections From the Black Lagoon" at 6:30 PM in the Egyptian Theatre lobby, and she will answer questions from the audience between the films. Retro anaglyphic 3-D glasses will be given out before the screening, which starts at 7:30.

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A Monstrous Centennial: Universal's Legacy of Horror

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrates the Halloween season with this tribute to the 100th Anniversary of Universal Studios, the production company that launched the first great wave of Hollywood horror movies back in the 1930s, with Dracula, Frankenstein & more.

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Universal's Legacy of Horror: The Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954) & The Invisible Man (1933)

Location: Samuel Goldwyn Theater 8949 Wilshire Boulevard Beverly Hills, CA 90211.

Description: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences presents this Halloween double bill of as part of “A Monstrous Centennial: Universal’s Legacy of Horror” – a series of screenings and an exhibition of artwork from the golden era of Universal Studios horror films.

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