Critical reception has been predominantly negative.
The initial writing of the scene had the maggot only stripping and consuming a topless Dameia, but producer Roger Corman had promised financial backers of the movie a sex scene involving O'Connell, so he merged the two ideas together.
After informing director Clark and actress O'Connell about the changes and having both of them balk at participating in the more sexually explicit scene, Corman decided to direct the entire scene himself.
Galaxy of Terror (Mindwarp: An Infinity of Terror) (Planet of Horrors) (Quest)
The discovery of more victims all but confirms the occurrence of a massacre.
The remaining crew return to the pyramid.
Description: They discover a massive pyramid-shaped structure, which Alluma describes as "empty" and "dead".