Category Archives: Science fiction

Gojira (1954)

“I cannot believe that Godzilla was the only surviving member of its species. If we keep conducting nuclear tests, it is possible that another Godzilla might appear…somewhere in the world…”   Director:  Honda Ishirō Starring:  Takarada Akira, Kochi Momoko, Hirata … Continue reading

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The Beast With A Million Eyes (1955)

  “I feed on fear; live on human hatred. I, a strong mind without flesh or blood—want your world!”   Director:  David Kramarsky, Lou Place (uncredited), Roger Corman (uncredited) Starring:  Paul Birch, Lorna Thayer, Dona Cole, Leonard Tarver, Richard Sargent, … Continue reading

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Monster From The Ocean Floor (1954)

  “Those tiny active particles are various forms of protozoa, for their size the most deadly in the world. It’s lucky for us they never grow any bigger than this!”   Director:  Wyott Ordung Starring:  Anne Kimbell, Stuart Wade, Dick … Continue reading

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Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde (1913)

  “In the dead silence of the night, Dr Jekyll plans to set free his evil self…”   Director:  Herbert Brenon Starring:  King Baggot, Jane Gail, Howard Crampton, William Sorel, Matt Snyder Screenplay:  Herbert Brenon, based upon the novel by … Continue reading

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Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde (1912)

  “Repeated use of the drugs causes him to change to his evil self against his will…”   Director:  Lucius Henderson Starring:  James Cruze, Florence La Badie, Harry Benham Screenplay:  Lucius Henderson, based upon the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson … Continue reading

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Frankenstein (1910)

  “Instead of a perfect human being, the evil in Frankenstein’s mind creates a monster…”   Director:  James Searle Dawley Starring:  Augustus Phillips, Charles Ogle, Mary Fuller Screenplay:  James Searle Dawley, based upon the novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley   … Continue reading

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Conquest Of The Pole (1912)

  [Original title:  À La Conquête Du Pole]   Director:  Georges Méliès Starring:  Georges Méliès, Fernande Albany Screenplay:  Georges Méliès, based upon a novel by Jules Verne       Synopsis:  At a gathering of the great minds of the … Continue reading

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A Trip To The Moon (1902)

  [Original title: Le Voyage Dans La Lune]   Director:  Georges Méliès Starring:  Georges Méliès, Henri Delannoy, Victor André, Bleuette Bernon, Jehanne d’Alcy Screenplay:  Georges Méliès, based upon the novels of Jules Verne and H.G. Wells       Foreword:  … Continue reading

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War Of The Insects (1968)

“Insect behaviour has been abnormal all over the world. The damage they’re causing is spreading. Planes everywhere are flying into swarms and crashing. Genocide. The annihilation of mankind…”   [Original title: Konchû Daisensô (Insect War)] [aka Genocide] Director: Nihonmatsu Kazui Starring: Sonoi … Continue reading

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Contamination (1980)

“Look at the way his skin and clothes are torn. It’s almost as if—I don’t know, it’s almost as if he exploded. But not because of a bomb: it’s as if he exploded from the inside…”   [aka Alien Arriva Sulla … Continue reading

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