For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
267 Ratings


Directed by Gordon Douglas
United States, 1954
Horror, Sci-Fi


A little girl is found wandering in the desert, in a state of complete shock. When she finally revives, she can scream out only one word: “Them!”

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
Them! Directed by Gordon Douglas

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1955 | Nominee: Best Effects, Special Effects

Critics reviews

From the exclaimed title to the old-Hollywood craft of the still-spirited effects, it’s a feat of hokum balanced with thrills. Nothing exemplifies this better, perhaps, than the ants’ wail, a jangling earworm that instantly recalls the old days of sci-fi, where, whether by ant or the A-Bomb, the fear hung that we could undone by our trespasses on knowledge and nature.
July 08, 2015
Read full article

What are people saying?

Related films