Science Fiction

Dinocroc

Monday, March 30th, 2009 by Perfesser Deviant

Dinocroc   dinocroc poster 1 84x120 sci fi reviews horror

Director: Kevin O’Neill
Writer: Dan Acre, Frances Doel & John Huckert
Release Year: 2004

Jurassic Crock!

A monster escapes from a biology lab and it’s up to a b-movie cast to stop it. The monster – and I hope you’ll forgive my horrible spoilers here – is part dinosaur and part crocodile. Yeah….

(more…)

First Men In The Moon

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011 by Coventry

First Men In The Moon   First Men in the Moon 1964 79x120 sci fi reviews fantasy comedy Director: Nathan Juran
Writer:
Nigel Kneale and Jan Read, based on the story by H.G. Wells
Release year:
1964

First Men In The Moon   Offscreen 2011 mini logo sci fi reviews fantasy comedy In your face, Neil Armstrong!

The eerie wonders of the moon get unravelled by Ray Harryhausen‘s visionary visual effects in this retro-sci-fi classic when a nutty scientist & a loving couple travel to our silver globe in a ludicrous rocket ship.

(more…)

Forbidden World

Thursday, May 26th, 2011 by Vomitron

Forbidden World   Forbidden World poster01CR 80x120 sci fi reviews horror Director: Allan Holzman
Writer:
Tim Curnen, Jim Wynorski and R.J. Robertson
Release year:
1982

A world full of pleasures. The guilty kind.

The members of an isolated research facility on a distant planet in a galaxy far, far away have gotten themselves in a bit of trouble. A genetic experiment did not go according plan. These things rarely do go down as planned and scientists will never learn not to meddle with things they shouldn’t be meddling with. Now some alien hybrid-thing is lose and it’s growing. Not only in size, but also with appetite. A federation marshal is sent in to prevent the scientists from becoming late night monster snacks.

(more…)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Thursday, March 19th, 2015 by Aaron Christensen

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)   Invasion of the Body Snatchers 1956 poster CR 75x120 sci fi reviews horror drama Director: Don Siegel
Writer: Daniel Mainwaring and Richard Collins, based on a story by Jack Finney
Release Year: 1956

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)   Offscreen 2015 mini logo sci fi reviews horror drama “You fools! You’re in danger! Can’t you see? They’re after you – they’re after all of us! Our wives, our children, everyone! They’re here already! You’re next!”

When Dr. Miles J. Bennell (Kevin McCarthy) returns to his small hometown, some things just seem a bit off. Slowly but surely, Bennell and his love-interest Becky Driscoll (Dana Wynter) will discover that a malignant entity is taking over the town, replacing its population one by one with alien duplicates.

(more…)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

Sunday, March 15th, 2015 by Perfesser Deviant

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)   Invasion of the Body Snatchers poster 83x120 sci fi reviews horror Director: Philip Kaufman
Writer
: W.D. Richter based on a book by Jack Finney
Release Year
: 1978

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)   Offscreen 2015 mini logo sci fi reviews horror A conservative’s dry dream: San Francisco tamed!

The film opens with what looks like ephemeral intestines floating through the void of space looking to spread their mischief on the innocent population of some unsuspecting planet. Luckily they come to Earth where no one is innocent; they end up in San Francisco, California, where people are less innocent still. When the intergalactic spooge settles upon the town of San Francisco it forms nasty little buds with awful red flowers on them….

(more…)