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, June 22, 2019
7:00PM - 11:30PM (approx)
ROCKY JONES, SPACE RANGER!
ROCKY JONES, SPACE RANGER: BEYOND THE MOON
aka: (BEYOND THE CURTAIN OF SPACE)
(USA, 1953) 75 minutes
This outer space adventure marked the debut of Rocky Jones and his Space Rangers.
Two of Rocky's allies are captured by aliens and brain washed.
ROCKY JONES, SPACE RANGER: ESCAPE INTO SPACE
(USA, 1954) 26 minutes
Tuck Harmon, with several suitcases full of stolen money, steals a rocket ship and plans
to live out his days on his own private moon.
After several failed attempts by his sidekick Winky to get a date for the night, Secretary
Drake (Head of the Space Rangers) finally gets through and Rocky gets the call to chase Tuck down.
ROCKY JONES, SPACE RANGER: SILVER NEEDLE IN THE SKY
(USA, 1954) 95 minutes
Intergalactic trouble erupts for Rocky Jones and his Space Rangers as they find themselves
on board a spaceship full of diplomats that's heading towards an interplanetary conference.
JONNY QUEST: ARCTIC SPLASHDOWN
(USA, 1964) 25 minutes
A foreign submarine crew races Dr. Quest and his recovery team (aboard an American icebreaker)
to a downed experimental missile in the Arctic ice cap.
San Diego Reader Building
San Diego, CA 92102
Please RSVP to Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
as seating is limited.
NEXT MONTH: July 13, 2019
To be determined...