Are you a fan
of vintage SF (film and TV) of the '30's through late '60's?
Would you like to get together with other local fans to watch & discuss your
This was the age of damsels in distress, pocket-change special effects, and
those fabulous rubber monster suits. At the same time, such writers
as Robert Heinlein, C.L. Moore, and Theodore Sturgeon crafted mature and
contemplative screenplays for television and theater audiences. Come watch
the best and worst from this era!
For more information, e-mail:
Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
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Saturday, January 18, 2020
7:00PM - 11:00PM (approx)
TIME TRAVEL AND ESPIONAGE!
(USA, 1966) 86 minutes
In the future world of the year 2087, freedom of thought is illegal and the thoughts of the
world's populations are controlled by the government. A small band of "free thinkers" send a
cyborg back in time to the year 1966 to prevent a scientist from making the breakthrough that
will eventually lead to the mass thought control of the future. Our time traveler soon discovers
he is not alone when government agents from the future try to prevent him from carrying out his
(USA, 1966) 91 minutes
The unofficial agency of the American government Espionage Corporation is assigned to investigate
the Chinese organization The Dragons when the government is advised to remove the American troops
from Asia, otherwise The Dragons would destroy Los Angeles with a Hydrogen Bomb. The chief Mr. Kane
asks his best agent Justin Power, who is testing a time converter belt, to be in charge of the
mission with the Chinese agent Ki Ti Tso, aka Kitty. The intelligence agency unravels that parts
of the bomb has been imported by the smuggler Big Buddha and Power and Kitty seek the hidden place
IT'S ABOUT TIME:
AND THEN I WROTE HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
(USA, 1966) 25 minutes
Astronauts Mac and Hector traveling faster than light, go back in time to prehistoric Earth.
Unable to return, they make friends with the natives, and introduce present day birthday customs
to the cave people.
San Diego Reader Building
San Diego, CA 92102
Please RSVP to Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
as seating is limited.
NEXT MONTH: February 22, 2020
SCIENCE FICTION THEATRE - SEASON 1
"Science Fiction Theatre: Time is Just a Place" (1955)
and "Science Fiction Theatre: The Stones Began to Move" (1955)
and "Science Fiction Theatre: The Strange People at Pecos" (1955)
and "Science Fiction Theatre: The Human Equation" (1955)
and "Science Fiction Theatre: Project 44" (1955)
and "Science Fiction Theatre: Operation Flypaper" (1956)
and "Science Fiction Theatre: The Other Side of the Moon" (1956)