Battle Beyond The Sun (1959) [Science Fiction] [Adventure]

Battle Beyond the Sun is the English-dubbed, re-edited U.S. version of Nebo Zovyot, a 1959 Soviet science fiction film directed by Mikhail Karyukov and Aleksandr Kozyr. It tells of the “space race” of two future nations competing to become the first to land a spacecraft on the planet Mars. Roger Corman acquired the film for […]

First Spaceship On Venus (1960) [Science Fiction] [Adventure]

First Spaceship on Venus, (a.k.a. in German: Der Schweigende Stern; in Polish: Milcząca Gwiazda; in English: The Silent Star (also Planet of the Dead and Spaceship Venus Does Not Reply) is a 1960 East German/Polish color science fiction film, directed by Kurt Maetzig, that stars Günther Simon, Julius Ongewe, and Yoko Tani. The film was […]

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (1962) [Horror] [Sci-Fi]

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (also known as The Head That Wouldn’t Die) is a 1962 American science-fiction/horror film directed by Joseph Green and written by Green and Rex Carlton. The film was completed in 1959 under the working title The Black Door but was not released until May 3, 1962, when it was renamed. […]

Star Odyssey (1979) [Science Fiction] [Adventure]

“Star Odyssey” is an Italian film directed by Alfonso Brescia. The film is also known as “Space Odyssey”, “Metallica” and “Captive Planet”. It´s an Italian science fiction movie produced in the wake of “Star Wars” by Italian director Alfonso Brescia (under the pseudonym Al Bradley), the film takes place on Earth (now renamed “Sol 3”) […]

Planet Outlaws (1953) [Adventure] [Science Fiction] [Fantasy]

Buck Rogers and his pal Buddy are released from suspended animation after 500 years. They discover that the world is under the thumb of modernistic mobster Killer Kane, and are enlisted in the fight against Kane by Wilma Deering and Dr. Huer. — Directed by Ford Beebe and Saul A. Goodkind, produced by Barney A. […]

Embryo (1976) [Science Fiction] [Horror]

“Embryo” is a Science Fiction and Horror film directed by Ralph Nelson. The movie is about a scientist (Rock Hudson), who experiments on a fetus, accelerating its growth within weeks into a beautiful young woman (Barbara Carrera). The woman becomes his protégé—the lessons culminating one night in sex. But when she becomes pregnant, the woman […]

War of the Robots (1978) [Science Fiction] [Adventure]

War of the Robots (Originally La guerra dei robot) is anItalian film directed by Alfonso Brescia. The movie is about an alien civilization, which facing eminent extinction and kidnaps two famous genetic scientists from Earth. A troop of soldiers is dispatched to combat the humanoid robots and rescue the victims. — Directed by Alfonso Brescia, […]

Curse of the Swamp Creature (1966) [Horror] [Science Fiction]

“Curse of the Swamp Creature” is an American film directed by Larry Buchanan. Although Buchanan was making many remakes around this time, this was an original. Deep in the rural swamps of Texas the insane Dr. Simond Trent is conducting experiments on the local swamp people in an attempt to discover the secret of evolution. […]

Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1970) [Science Fiction] [Horror]

The movie “Dracula vs. Frankenstein” (not to be confused with the infamous Al Adamson film of the same name) is also known as “Assignment Terror” and “The Monsters of Terror”. Bringing two dead scientists (Michael Rennie and Karin Dor) back to life, Aliens use their knowledge to re-animate various earth monsters, including the werewolf Waldemar […]

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1916) [Silent Movie] [Adventure] [Science Fiction]

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is a 1916 silent film directed by Stuart Paton. The film’s storyline is based on the novel Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne. It also incorporates elements from Verne’s The Mysterious Island. This version is notable for its groundbreaking work in underwater photography by the brothers George […]

The Amazing Transparent Man (1960) [Science Fiction] [Thriller]

Former U. S. Army major, Paul Krenner (James Griffith), plans to conquer the world with an army of invisible soldiers and will do anything to achieve that goal. With the help of his hired muscle, Julian (Red Morgan), Krenner forces Dr. Peter Ulof (Ivan Trisault) to perfect the invisibility machine Ulof invented. He keeps Ulof’s […]

The Robot vs. the Aztec Mummy (1958) [Adventure] [Horror] [Science Fiction]

“The Robot vs the Aztec Mummy” (originally “La momia azteca contra el robot humano”) is an Mexican film directed by Rafael Portillo, starring Ramón Gay and Rosa Arenas. It blends elements of science fiction and horror. The film is the sequel to The Aztec Mummy and The Curse of the Aztec Mummy, both released earlier […]