Universal's classic monster movie Creature From The Black Lagoon was almost remade by John Carpenter in the s. So what happened?. Huh? Either you're saying that I have 'inverted notion' of what beauty is, or the creature does. Either way. Creature from the Black Lagoon is a American black-and-white 3D monster horror film from Universal-International, produced by William Alland, directed Julie Adams · Revenge of the Creature · Richard Carlson · Ginger Stanley.