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, May 19, 2018
7:00PM - 11:30PM (approx)
THE WILD, WILD PLANET
(Italy, 1966) 94 minutes
A deranged scientist is using his employer's top-secret bio-laboratory to engage in clandestine
eugenics experiments. When he starts kidnapping leading citizens for use in his twisted tests, it's
up to rogue cop Mike Halstead to come to the rescue of all and sundry, including his lady friend
Connie, who is also being held captive by the madman.
THEY CAME FROM BEYOND SPACE
(UK, 1967) 86 minutes
Astronomers investigate a mysterious meteorite shower in a rural English farm field, - exceptional
because the space rocks all fell in a V formation. Dr. Richard Arden, preeminent in the field of
extraterrestrial study, is not permitted to accompany his colleagues, including his girlfriend
Lee Mason, because he is still recovering from the effects of a recent motor accident. The scientists
are summarily taken over by some alien force, and others in the area are dying from a mysterious
"crimson plague," which covers their bodies with drops of blood. Temple seems the only person
immune to both maladies, so if he can discover the reason for this immunity, he may yet foil the
alien plan to take earthlings back to the moon for their own sinister purposes.
MY LIVING DOLL: I'LL LEAVE IT TO YOU
(USA, 1962) 25 minutes
A millionaire wants to give all his money to a randomly chosen person, and Bob has to make
sure that he is of sound mind and able to control his own money.
San Diego Reader Building
San Diego, CA 92102
Please RSVP to Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
as seating is limited.
NEXT MONTH: June 15, 2018 - BATMAN!
"Batman: True or False Face" (1966)
and "Batman: Holy Rat Race" (1966)
and "Batman: The Purr-fect Crime" (1966)
and "Batman: Better Luck Next Time" (1966)
and "Batman: The Bookworm Turns" (1966)
and "Batman: While Gotham City Burns" (1966)