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, March 15, 2014
7:00PM - 11:00PM (approx)
THE ANIMATED ADVENTURES OF...
RAY HARRYHAUSEN: SPECIAL EFFECTS TITAN
(France, 2011) 97 minutes
This is the definitive documentary about Ray Harryhausen. For the first time Ray and his
Foundation have provided unprecedented access to film all aspects of the collection including
models, artwork and miniatures as well as Ray's private study, where he designed most of his
creations, and his workshop where he built them. In addition the documentary will use unseen
footage of tests and experiments found during the clearance of the LA garage. Never before has
so much visual material been used in any previous documentary about Ray.
20 MILLION MILES TO EARTH
(USA, 1957) 82 minutes
The first spaceship to visit Venus crash lands in the sea, freeing a small native Venusian
called the Ymir. Eventually growing to enormous size, it threatens the city of Rome.
San Diego Reader Building
San Diego, CA 92102
Please RSVP to Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
as seating is limited.
A tribute to Ray Bradbury:
FAHRENHEIT 451 (1966)
THE ILLUSTRATED MAN (1969)
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