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, August 15, 2015
7:00PM - 11:00PM (approx)
THE 10TH VICTIM
(Italy/France, 1965) 92 minutes
It is the 21st Century, and society's lust for violence is satisfied by "The Big Hunt," an
international game of legalized murder. But when the sport's two top assassins are pitted against
each other, they find that love is the most dangerous game of all. As the world watches, the
hunt is on. Who will become the 10th victim?
(France/Italy, 1965) 106 minutes
In a near future, the American secret agent Lemmy Caution travels to Alphaville posing as
the journalist Ivan Johnson from the Figaro-Pravda newspaper. His mission is to find the missing
agent Henry Dickson and to convince Professor von Braun to come with him to Nueva York. Prof.
von Braun is actually Leonard Nosferatu and has created the powerful computer Alpha 60 that has
conceived the inhuman dystopian society of Alphaville, where love, conscience, poetry and emotion
have been banished and words are systematically eliminated from the dictionary.
THE JETSONS: ELROY'S TV SHOW
(USA, 1962) 25 minutes
First George and then Mr. Spacely become over-enthusiastic stage parents for their sons when
Elroy lands his own TV show—entitled "Spaceboy Zoom and His Dog, Astro".
San Diego Reader Building
San Diego, CA 92102
Please RSVP to Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
as seating is limited.
NEXT MONTH: 15 August 2015
Theme: Time Travel
Films to be determined...