The Blob is the main antagonist of the 1958 American horror film The Blob and its 1988 remake.
The Blob was a transparent ball of slime that crash-landed on Earth inside of a meteorite, soon taking on its classic blood-red coloration after consuming a local farmer.
The Blob is essentially nothing more than a gigantic gelatinous mass of red (initially clear) slime.
Powers and Abilities
The Blob possesses the following powers and abilities:
- Ability to squeeze through small spaces
- Absorption of prey
The Blob is defeated after it is frozen solid and then air-lifted into the Arctic.
- In the 1988 remake, the Blob was instead a genetic experiment created by the government to fight the Russians during the Cold War.