Beginning of the End is a 1957 film about mutated grasshoppers that attack Chicago.
New thrills! New shocks! New terror! (taglines)
- Directed by Bert I. Gordon. Written by Fred Freiberger.
- Col. Tom Sturgeon: Where do I get off asking the Regular Army for help with a bunch of oversize grasshoppers?
- Gen. John T. Short: Dr. Wainright, you're a scientist, you know what grasshoppers can do. I'm a soldier, I know what guns can do.
- Dr. Ed Wainwright: You can't drop an atom bomb on Chicago!
- New thrills! New shocks! New terror!
- Filmed in New Horrorscope!
- So Big...we had to coin a new word for it...NEWMENDOUS!
- The screen's first full-length science-fiction thriller with real live creatures!