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Earth vs. The Flying Saucers

Directed by Fred F. Sears. US. 1956. NR. 1 hour 23 minutes. Sony. Digital.
Sun., July 21, 2019 thru Mon., July 22, 2019
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July 21, 2019
1:30 pm
July 22, 2019
7:30 pm

Relive the exciting days of sci-fi movie matinees with this classic! Featuring extraordinary visual effects by cinematic genius Ray Harryhausen, the film pits earthlings against alien humanoids in a violent battle for Earth’s survival! When the aliens arrive at the U.S. Army base in search of help for their dying planet, they try to make friendly contact with scientist Dr. Russ Marvin (Hugh Marlowe). The military greets their fleet of saucers with gunfire forcing the aliens to retaliate. Can Marvin invent the ultimate weapon in a deadly game of beat-the-clock to save the human race? Hold on to your seat