“One of a kind” “A head shaker and a mind melter” “What did I just see?” (IMDB reviews quotes). Off-the-wall British science fiction that’s a strange mix of mystery, social commentary, the red scare and comedy. The real mystery is how Paul Douglas was roped into staring. Well maybe he wanted a free trip to Austria. The supporting cast and production values are good enough to make this curiosity worth watching for dedicated ‘50s sci-fi fans. IMDB rating 5.3. Directed by John... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: science fiction, sci-fi, British sci-fi, mad scientist, super children, Paul Douglas, Eva Bartok,...
Mar 30, 2016byGeorge King (& John Stafford uncredited)
A British espionage thriller set in French North Africa which costarrs James Mason and Carla Lehmann backed by a worthy supporting cast. The entirely fictional screenplay was inspired by a real event. First rate A-feature production values. The Print is in excellent condition. Directed by George King. Released in 1944 (UK & US). Complete print (US version). SPECIAL NOTE: This film is in the public domain because its release date makes it ineligible for GATT protection, and because the US... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: war dramas, espionage, thrillers, WW2, French North Africa, James Mason, Carla Lehmann, Walter...