Atomic Alert (1951)

Atomic Alert (Elementary Version) (1951) Summary: Instructing elementary school kids on what to do during nuclear attack The film begins by showing a cartoon atom overlaid over a child’s eye. Cue title card. Cut to a classroom where young boys are learning about radioactivity. The group of youths is gathered around a Geiger counter as [...]

Monster A-Go Go (1965)

Written and Directed by Bill Rebane / Herschell Gordon Lewis Tagline: “An Anstronaut Went Up — ‘Guess What’ Came Down!” Run Time: 69 min Other titles: "Terror at Halfday" What do you get when renowned B-movie schlock-meister Bill Rebane (Director of The Giant Spider Invasion) runs out of money half-way through a movie, and a [...]

King Dinosaur (1955)

Written and Directed by Bert I. Gordon Tagline: " SEE…A prehistoric world of fantastic adventure come to life!" Run Time: 63 min Nora:"What time would you say it is?" Dick:"Say it’s about 3 o’clock Earth time here." Nora:"Except that we don’t know how many hours are in the daily cycle here. You know this place [...]

The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)

Directed by Bill Rebane Written by Robert Easton Run Time: 84 min Tagline: "Creeping!…Crawling!…Crushing!" Other Titles: "Invasion of the Giant Spiders" “Sometimes the only way I know you’re alive is when I hear you flush the toilet!”- Ev Bill Rebane is no stranger to schlock B-movies. His epic "The Giant Spider Invasion" is the pinnacle [...]

The Crawling Hand (1963)

Directed by Herbert Strock Written by Josheph Cranston Tagline: "It came from outer space!" Run Time: 89 min Other Titles: "The Creeping Hand " “An idea has been buzzing around in my mind like a fly. A very persistent fly.”- Max Not too much can be said about this cheap flick. An astronaut is attacked [...]

The Brain From Planet Arous (1957)

Directed by Nathan Juran Written by Ray Buffum Run Time: 70 min “I’ll be turning your simple little will off and on…like a key in a lock”- Gor A popular topic in sci-fi films is, of course, intelligent, disembodied brains. As a result, there is a slew of "brain" movies out there, but they all [...]