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, July 28, 2018
7:00PM - 11:30PM (approx)
THE LAST MAN AND WOMAN ON EARTH!
THE LAST MAN ON EARTH
(USA, 1964) 87 minutes
When a plague devastated life on Earth, the population died or became a sort of zombie
living in the dark. Dr. Robert Morgan is the unique healthy survivor on the planet, having
a routine life for his own survival: he kills the night creatures during the day and maintains
the safety of his house during the night. He misses his beloved wife and daughter, consumed
by the outbreak, and he fights against his loneliness to maintain mentally sane. When Dr.
Morgan finds the contaminated Ruth Collins, he uses his blood to heal her and he becomes the
last hope on Earth to help the other contaminated survivors.
THE LAST WOMAN ON EARTH
(USA, 1966) 71 minutes
Ev, along with her husband, Harold, and their lawyer friend Martin, are swimming while on
vacation in Puerto Rico. When they resurface, they gradually conclude that an unexplained,
temporary interruption of oxygen has killed everyone on the island... maybe even the world!
MY LIVING DOLL: POOL SHARK
(USA, 1962) 25 minutes
Peter owes a small fortune to a pool shark, but he very cleverly signed Bob's name to
the IOU. They send in Rhoda to play the pool shark and with her abilities beat the shark
and repays the debt.
San Diego Reader Building
San Diego, CA 92102
Please RSVP to Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
as seating is limited.
NEXT MONTH: August 18, 2018:
"The Invasion of the Body Snatchers" (1956)
and "The Day of the Triffids" (1963)
and "My Living Doll: The Kleptomaniac" (1965)