Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970) Classic Movie Review 119

Today’s movie is Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970). This movie followed the original two years later. Based on my youthful remembrances, this movie should rank four out of the original five. Fox studios gave this movie 2.5 million, which is half the amount paid for the original. Director…

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Planet of the Apes (1968) Classic Movie Review 118

Planet of the Apes (1968)

Today’s movie is Planet of the Apes (1968). Because of where I grew up, I missed the summer of love. But I lived through a time from 1968 to 1973 where five, count um, five “Planet of the Apes” movies came out. Of course, they got progressively worse, but that…

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Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956) Classic Movie Review 102

Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)

  Today’s movie is Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956). It is one of those great old black and white UFO films that came out when American was trying to understand the Cold War between the USA and USSR and fearing total nuclear annihilation. Kind of like 2017! In this…

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Back to the Future (1985) Classic Movie Review 88 MPH

Back to the Future (1985)

Today’s movie is Back to the Future (1985) and why is it episode 88? Well, when this baby hits 88 MPH you’re going to see some serious stuff. Three of the four main actors in this movie have serious television creds and Michael J. Fox really was a great actor…

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World Without End (1956) Classic Movie Review 28

World Without End (1956)

World Without End (1956) is an excellent post-apocalyptic sci-fi tale with a great cast that includes Hugh Marlowe, Rod Taylor, and Lisa Montell. Rough Script – World Without End (1956) I didn’t expect much when I began watching this movie but it is a pretty solid piece of sci-fi. I…

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First Men in the Moon (1964) Classic Movie Review 22

First Men on the Moon (1964)

First Men in the Moon (1964) is a wonderful sci-fi movie based on an H.G. Wells story. The master Ray Harryhausen did the effects for this movie and it should not be missed. Rough Script First Men in the Moon (1964) Welcome to Episode 22 First Men in the Moon (1964).…

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Night of the Lepus (1972) Classic Movie Review 16

Killer rabbit in Night of the Lepus (1972)

Well, its spring time down south so I thought a little bunny fun might be appropriate. I am going to start a new line from Paul Fix in The Undefeated (1969). Today’s film is the wonderfully bad Night of the Lepus 1972. Lepus is the genus for hares and jackrabbits…

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Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964) Classic Movie Review 13

Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)

Ho ho Ho Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Kicking Kwanza, and Festivus for the rest of us. As a special Christmas treat, I have put together a podcast about the fantastically bad Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964). I hope everyone of all faiths and denominations as well as those that…

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