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The Deadly Mantis (1957)
The Giant Mantis
The Incredible Praying Mantis
The Incredible Preying Mantis

Nomination Year: 1997
SYNOPSIS:  Description of the movie's "plot" goes here.

Stupidest-Looking Monster

It's Deadly! It's...Uh...Nevermind.
Best when it's flying. Best being used here as a relative term.

Worst Special Effect

Bang. "You Scared it!"
Mantis gets shot at while flying.

Actors/Directors of Note
Actor Claim to Fame
Craig Stevens  
William Hopper He was originally intended to play the title role in Perry Mason, but he swapped roles with Raymond Burr before shooting began. 
Alix Talton  
Phil Harvey  
Director Claim to Fame
Nathan Juran  

Anne O'Nymous

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