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 favorites? 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!
WHAT'S SCREENING Friday, July 26, 2013
TEENAGERS FROM OUTER SPACE(USA, 1959) 86 minutes
A young alien falls for a pretty teenage Earth girl and they team up to try to stop the plans of his invading cohorts, who intend to use Earth as a food-breeding ground for giant lobsters from their planet. The invaders, who arrive in a flying saucer, carry deadly ray guns that turn Earth-people into skeletons.
I WAS A TEENAGE WEREWOLF (USA, 1957) 76 minutes
An out-of-control teen decides to undergo treatment at a psychiatrist's, whose injections of a special drug will bring the patient into his past and, through hypnosis, will exorcise his "primitive demons." Instead, what happens is that the high-schooler becomes a nightly werewolf.