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From the Earth to the Moon

From the Earth to the Moon (1958) starring Joseph Cotton, George Sanders
From the Earth to the Moon (1958) starring Joseph Cotton, George Sanders Synopsis of From the Earth to the Moon Set just after the American civil war, businessman and inventor Victor Barbicane invents a new source of power called Power X. He plans to use it to power rockets,...
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Return of the Fly

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The Return of the Fly (1959) starring Vincent Price, Bret Halsey Synopsis of The Return of the Fly Since the brilliant scientist of The Fly is dead, time skips forward 20 years to his now-adult son,  In The Return of the Fly, Phillipe seeks to recreate his father’s matter transporter.  He hopes to...
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Starcrash

Starcrash, starring Caroline Munro, David Hasselhoff
Editorial review of Starcrash courtesy of Amazon.com Is there anything Starcrash doesn’t have? Robots, hyperspace, troglodytes, Caroline Munro in a space bikini, “reality” star Marjoe Gortner as an alien, a pre-everything David Hasselhoff, and–most incredible of all, under the circumstances–a terrific score by the great John Barry. This jaw-dropping 1979 Star Wars knock-off is something of a cult item, prized...
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Time After Time

Time After Time, starring Malcolm McDowell, David Warner, Mary Steenburgen
Time After Time, starring Malcolm McDowell, David Warner, Mary Steenburgen Synopsis of Time After Time  In Time After Time, H. G. Wells travels from 1893 London to 1979 San Francisco in pursuit of Jack the Ripper.  The Ripper has stolen his time machine and continued his murders in the...
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Panic in the Year Zero

Panic in the Year Zero, starring Ray Milland, Jean Hagen, Frankie Avalon
Panic in the Year Zero (1962), starring Ray Milland, Jean Hagen, Frankie Avalon Synopsis of Panic in the Year Zero  In Panic in the Year Zero, Los Angeles is demolished by a nuclear attack.  Looting and robbing run rampant. Seeking shelter from the chaos, a family hides out...
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The Time Travelers

The Time Travelers (1964) starring Merry Anders, Preston Foster, Philip Carey, John Hoyt, Steve Franken
The Time Travelers (1964) starring Merry Anders, Preston Foster, Philip Carey, John Hoyt, Steve Franken Synopsis of The Time Travelers  In The Time Travelers, four scientists step through a time portal, travels 107 years into the future and find a barren underground post-nuclear war world where a handful...
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Mission To Mars

Mission To Mars, starring Gary Sinise, Tim Robbins, Connie Nielsen, Jerry O'Connell, Don Cheadle, directed by Brian de Palma
Mission To Mars, starring Gary Sinise, Tim Robbins, Connie Nielsen, Jerry O’Connell, Don Cheadle, directed by Brian de Palma Editorial review of Mission to Mars courtesy of Amazon.com  If Brian De Palma directed Mission to Mars for 10-year-olds who’ve never seen a science fiction film, he can be credited for...
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Alligator People

The Alligator People (1959) starring Beverly Garland, Richard Crane, Lon Chaney Jr. Synopsis of The Alligator People In The Alligator People, a young wife (Beverly Garland) is abandoned by her husband on their wedding day. Distraught, she traces him to his ancestral home in the bayous of Louisiana, where, amid the...
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Marooned 1969

Marooned (1969) starring  Gregory Peck, David Janssen, Richard Crenna, James Franciscus, Gene Hackman, Mariette Hartley
Marooned (1969) starring  Gregory Peck, David Janssen, Richard Crenna, James Franciscus, Gene Hackman Synopsis of Marooned Gripping, yet starkly realistic, portrayal of three astronauts on an extended special mission who find themselves unable to re-enter the Earth’s atmosphere. As the oxygen supply diminishes, the stranded astronauts must face the inevitability of...
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It! The Terror from Beyond Space

It! The Terror from Beyond Space (1958) starring Marshall Thompson, Shawn Smith, Kim Spalding
It! The Terror from Beyond Space (1958) starring Marshall Thompson, Shawn Smith, Kim Spalding Synopsis of It! The Terror from Beyond Space When his crew is brutally murdered on a Mars expedition, Commander Carruthers becomes the prime suspect. Taken into custody and facing a court-martial back on Earth, he...
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