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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NEXT MEETING: SEX IN SPACE
Saturday, October 24, 2015
7:00PM - 11:00PM (approx)
BARBARELLA: QUEEN OF THE GALAXY
(France/Italy, 1968) 98 minutes
A voluptuous outer space agent travels to another galaxy in search of a missing inventor
in this science fiction send-up. Barbarella, an interstellar representative of the united
Earth government in the 41st century, is dispatched to locate scientist Durand Durand, whose
positronic ray, if not recovered, could signal the end of humanity. Outfitted in an array of
stunning Star Trek/Bond girl outfits and cruising around in a plush, psychedelic spaceship,
Barbarella travels to the Tau Seti system and promptly crash-lands. She then discovers the
joys of interstellar sex with a keeper of feral children, a blind, beatific angel, and an
inept revolutionary named Dildano.
NUDE ON THE MOON
(USA, 1961) 83 minutes
Dr. Huntley and Professor Nichols are able to complete their work on a moon rocket because
of an unexpected inheritance. They travel to the moon, but find a lush garden paradise rather
than a barren wasteland. They are captured by virtually naked telepathic humanoids and taken in
front of the Great Council. The Moon Goddess decides they should be allowed to continue their
experiments, and Dr. Huntley begins falling in love with her. Professor Nichols worries about
getting Huntley to return to earth.
THE JETSONS: LAS VENUS
(USA, 1962) 25 minutes
On his second honeymoon, George divides his time between taking Jane out and wooing a potential
client of Spacely Sprockets, who turns out to be a woman named Gigi Galaxy. George is so dumbfounded
by her looks that he introduces himself as, "George Sprocket of Spacely Jetsons".
San Diego Reader Building
San Diego, CA 92102
Please RSVP to Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
as seating is limited.
NEXT MONTH: 21 November 2015
and "THE JETSONS: UNIBLAB" (1962)