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, October 22, 2016
7:00PM - 11:00PM (approx)
EARTH vs. THE FLYING SAUCERS
(USA, 1956) 83 minutes
Dr. Russell A. Marvin and Carol see a flying saucer and accidentally records a message on
their tape recorder. Once in the base, Dr. Russell is informed by his father-in-law and general
that the ten first satellites mysteriously fell back to Earth. When Dr. Russell decodes the
message, he encounters the aliens, who ask him to schedule a meeting with the leaders of Earth
in Washington in 56 days in order to invade Earth without panicking the population. Dr. Russell
develops an anti-magnetic weapon that becomes the last hope of the human race against the
BATTLE IN OUTER SPACE
(Japan, 1959) 93 minutes
Aliens invade Earth full force with their flying saucers and laser weapons, rendering cities
helpless. All eyes turn to the most powerful nations on Earth as they unite to concoct a plan
to vanquish the aliens and return Earth to the hands of humans, thus, resulting in the most
fierce and ultimate "Battle Royale" in outer space the galaxy as ever seen.
THE JETSONS: MISS SOLAR SYSTEM
(USA, 1962) 25 minutes
Jane enters a beauty pageant to prove to her husband that she is just as beautiful as Gina
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Please RSVP to Gerry Williams (filmist "-at-" mac.com)
as seating is limited.
NEXT MONTH: 18 November 2016
"The Fabulous Baron Munchausen" aka "Baron Prásil" (1962)
and "The Stolen Airship"
aka "Ukradená Vzducholod"
and "On the Comet
aka "Na komete"