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  • CAGE OF DOOM (1958)

See Terror from the Year 5000

Perhaps the best Lovecraft movie ever made.

Two player Mind you-know-what, with Malcolm McDowell.  Near perfect

One of the best Blob movies ever made!

Poor Steve, his party flopped: no crowds, no photo ops, those alien mutants…

  Dull, dreary and cheap.  And no gorillas in diving helmets

A movie serial based on a TV Show?  Ray guns, robots and even flying disks

  Dead cheap and very familiar.  Still it’s not that bad…

The alien occupation, year ten.  Complex political thriller

John Carradine turns Ray “Crash” Corrigan into a beautiful woman.  Sorta

“Lost” fifties post-Apocalyptic thriller.

Most insane mad scientist plan.  Ever.  And in a Jurassic Park clone

Dinosaurs loose in your secret lab?  Send in the extreme…Electricians?

The third one.  Not much more you can say

Fun and frothy James Bond parody by…ummm, Jess Franco?  Really?

Mexican comic Tin Tan does the Abbott and Costello thing

The usual:  creepy old house, murders…and science fiction?

Insane Hong Kong Sci Fi actioner.  With a deadly warrior…house cat

Christopher R. Mihm, lots of cardboard, and a planet of warrior women

Bloody Independent Russian Virtual Reality Thriller.  One hell of an ending!

The Aliens want our women!  Watch out for the giant, burrowing robot!

Man with incredible mental powers meets only man immune.

Impressive Kaiju Eiga short.  Don’t miss the trailer for the “sequel”

  • Chorakhe (1979)

See Crocodile

The end of the world, a paranoid conspiracy, a high tech facility.  And bats

Yet another SF-tinged tomb raider movie from China.  With giant monsters

Mad scientist destroys Paris.  Early Silent SF

Visually stunning children’s film.  Only the acting and direction are flat

Monsters, parallel worlds, and the alternative energy source to end them all…

Brilliant minimalist SF short from the strange mind of Nacho Vigalondo

Quantum Physics, a mysterious cosmic event and a dinner party gone wrong

Mysterious events at a snowbound research station

Two men on a lonely island fight mysterious humanoids from the deep…

Richard Stanley’s stunning adaptation of the Lovecraft tale

Nacho Vigalondo’s sui generis Kaiju Eiga film.

  • Coma (2019)

See Koma

Amiable Found Footage film that finds a little new territory to explore

  • Contact (1978)

See Kontakt

Alien pods that make people explode.  But they don’t seem to do anything else

The usual.  Nuclear waste, unseen monsters, Italian film…

Sex Robots, Space Nazis and…A spaceship that looks like someone’s house?…

Brilliant and exciting film about…three guys sitting in a car talking

Weird and culty psychedelic Italian version of a certain familiar Japanese film

Strangers trapped by a (solar) storm are killed one by one.  And a Giant Robot

  • Crash and Burn (2016)

SeeThe Killer Robots! Crash and Burn (2016)

  • The Crawlers (1993)

See Contamination .7

  • The Crawling Eye (1958)

See The Trollenberg Terror

Paranoid George Romero bioweapon film.  Just watch it, okay?

Elegant, Nouvelle Vague inspired SF relationship film.  From Amazon.com

A derelict spaceship, an alien monster…  You know the rest

Craig T. Nelson fights a shark man.  It just isn’t a Nazi shark man…

As impossible as it sounds, a halfway decent Larry Buchanan film.  But is it SF?

  •  Creature of the Walking Dead (1961)

See La marca del muerto

Police vs. atomic powered zombies.

Art House reality twister Nouvelle Vague mad scientist film

Val Lewton copy from the people who brought you The Vampire Bat

Bad.  But only routine bad

  • THE CREEPY HUMAN BEAST (1969)

See Night of the Bloody Apes

Power running with cats, a bug expert and a thing that burns people to ash

What do you mean that isn’t SF anymore?

The kind of film you love far more than it deserves…

More of the same, but with some pretty good moments…

The third one.  With a great busted cliche…

The first horror franchise in Spaaaaaaaaace…

Released on VOD without warning after 27 years.  Guess why?

Thai Jaws copy: Struggles to achieve absurdity but still dull

Probably the first SF film about relativity.  And it’s very silly

  • CURSE OF SNAKES VALLEY (1988)

See Klatwa doliny wezy

Larry Buchanan.  Yet again

A vague future, a virtual reality weapon, and lots and lots of British Rockers

Dazzling OVA by the director of Ninja Scroll

  • Cyberzone (1995)

See Droid Gunner

Michael Rennie as yet another stranger on a mission to save us all

Arrowstorm’s cyborg epic.  Who knew bullets bounced off bare chests?

Wild, non-linear Art House post-Apocalyptic film.  Or is it all a simulation?

Brainwashing, corporate espionage, and single malt scotch…

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