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.

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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….

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