Milicent Patrick (1915 - 1998).
Born Mildred Elizabeth Fulvia di Rossi, Milicent Patrick is one of many Hollywood unsung artists. She is the mind that created from scratch such iconic monsters as the mutants in “This Island Earth”, all the masks in “Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”, the Mole People from the film of the same name, and created the Xenomorph for “It Came from Outer Space”.
But her biggest success was the design and creation of one of the most iconic cinematic monsters of all time, the Gill-Man from “The Creature From the Black Lagoon”.
[goodnight goodnight]: a mix for when you can’t sleep. it will be all right. slow inch by inch europe is giving itself to the ocean. go to sleep. let darkness lap at your sides. give darkness an inch. you aren’t alone. all of the continents used to be one body. you aren’t alone. go to sleep.