50er sci-fis

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1.
The Atomic Man (1955)
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An atomic scientist is found floating in a river with a bullet in his back and a radioactive halo around his body... (93 mins.)
Director: Ken Hughes
 
2.
Terror from the Year 5000 (1958)
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Prof. Erling and his financial backer Victor build a prototype time machine to snatch objects from the past... (66 mins.)
 
3.
The Undead (1957)
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A beautiful woman is sent back in time via hypnosis to the Middle Ages where she finds she is suspected of being a witch, and subject to being executed. (71 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
4.
The Time Travelers (1964)
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In 1964, a group of scientists create a portal that takes them to a barren, mutant inhabited, Earth in the year 2071. (82 mins.)
Director: Ib Melchior
 
5.
World Without End (1956)
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Astronauts returning from a voyage to Mars are caught in a time warp and are propelled into a post-Apocalyptic Earth populated by mutants. (80 mins.)
Director: Edward Bernds
 
6.
Zombies of the Stratosphere (1952)
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The invaders come to Earth to create an H-bomb to blast Earth out of orbit so that Mars can take its place. (167 mins.)
Director: Fred C. Brannon
 
7.
Tobor the Great (1954)
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A young boy-genius befriends his grandfather's robot, designed as a test pilot for space travel and coveted by foreign spies. (77 mins.)
Director: Lee Sholem
 
8.
The Deadly Mantis (1957)
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A giant prehistoric praying mantis, recently freed from the Arctic ice, voraciously preys on American military at the DEW Line and works its way south. (79 mins.)
Director: Nathan Juran
 
9.
Gorgo (1961)
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Greedy sailors capture a giant lizard off the coast of Ireland and sell it to a London circus. Then its mother shows up. (78 mins.)
Director: Eugene Lourie
 
10.
It Conquered the World (1956)
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A well meaning scientist guides an alien monster to Earth from Venus, so that he can rid mankind of feelings and emotions - but only death and sorrow results. (71 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
11.
Attack of the Crab Monsters (1957)
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Scientists become trapped on a shrinking island with intelligent, murderous giant crabs. (62 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
12.
The Beast with a Million Eyes (1955)
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A dysfunctional family operating an isolated date farm in the California desert is threatened by the arrival of an extra-terrestrial. (75 mins.)
Director: David Kramarsky
 
13.
Invasion, U.S.A. (1952)
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A group of people at a bar witness the unfolding events of a Soviet invasion of the USA. (73 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
14.
Kronos (1957)
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Aliens from another world send a huge robotic accumulator to invade the Earth and absorb all energy it comes in contact with. (78 mins.)
Director: Kurt Neumann
 
15.
Gog (1954)
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A security agent investigates sabotage and murder at a secret underground laboratory, home of two experimental robots. (83 mins.)
 
16.
The Invisible Boy (1957)
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A ten-year-old boy and Robby the Robot team up to prevent a Super Computer from controlling the Earth from a satellite. (90 mins.)
Director: Herman Hoffman
 
17.
The Twonky (1953)
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Tweedy college professor discovers his new TV set is animate, apparently possessed by something from the future, and militantly intent on regulating his daily life. (84 mins.)
Director: Arch Oboler
 
18.
The Mole People (1956)
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A party of archaeologists discovers the remnants of a mutant five-millennia-old Sumerian civilization living beneath a glacier atop a mountain in Mesopotamia. (77 mins.)
Director: Virgil Vogel
 
19.
The Creature Walks Among Us (1956)
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A scientist captures the Creature and turns him into an air-breather, only for him to escape and start killing. (78 mins.)
Director: John Sherwood
 
20.
Beginning of the End (1957)
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Audrey Ames, an enterprising journalist, tries to get the scoop on giant grasshoppers accidentally created at the Illinois State experimental farm... (76 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
 
21.
The Brain Eaters (1958)
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Strange things are happening in Riverdale, Illinois. A huge, seemingly alien structure has been found jutting out of the earth... (60 mins.)
Director: Bruno VeSota
 
22.
The 27th Day (1957)
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Five individuals from five nations, including the "Superpowers," USA, USSR, and China, suddenly find themselves on an alien spacecraft... (75 mins.)
Director: William Asher
 
23.
Red Planet Mars (1952)
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An American scientist is able to contact and communicate with Mars with shattering political, economic, and spiritual repercussions. (87 mins.)
Director: Harry Horner
 
24.
Queen of Outer Space (1958)
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American astronauts are drawn by a mysterious force to the planet Venus, which they find to be inhabited only by beautiful women and their despotic queen. (80 mins.)
Director: Edward Bernds
 
25.
Conquest of Space (1955)
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An American-led team of International astronauts leave their space station on the first mission to Mars, but the captain's religious beliefs may get in the way. (81 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
 
26.
The Alligator People (1959)
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A woman in a hypnotic state recounts to two doctors the details of a horrific experience from her past life that began with the mysterious and sudden disappearance of her husband. (74 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
 
27.
The Wasp Woman (1959)
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A cosmetics queen develops a youth formula from jelly taken from queen wasps, failing to anticipate the typical hoary side effects. (63 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
28.
The Leech Woman (1960)
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An endocrinologist in a dysfunctional marriage with an aging, alcoholic wife journeys to Africa seeking a drug that will restore youth. (77 mins.)
Director: Edward Dein
 
29.
Phantom from Space (1953)
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An alien being with the power of invisibility lands in Santa Monica. Killing two people who attacked... (73 mins.)
Director: W. Lee Wilder
 
30.
Revenge of the Creature (1955)
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Men capture the creature from the Black Lagoon and make him an aquarium attraction, from which he escapes. (82 mins.)
Director: Jack Arnold
 
31.
Fiend Without a Face (1958)
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Invisible atomic monsters attack a U.S. Armed Forces base and the local residents. (75 mins.)
Director: Arthur Crabtree
 
32.
Day the World Ended (1955)
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In a post-Apocalyptic world after an atomic war seven disparate people find themselves in a protected valley in the home of a survivalist and his beautiful daughter. (79 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
33.
The Story of Mankind (1957)
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The devil and the spirit of mankind argue as to whether or not humanity is ultimately good or evil. (100 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
 
34.
The Amazing Colossal Man (1957)
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Lt. Col. Glenn Manning is inadvertently exposed to a plutonium bomb blast at Camp Desert Rock. Though burned over 90% of his body... (80 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
 
35.
Tarantula (1955)
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A spider escapes from an isolated desert laboratory experimenting in giantism and grows to tremendous size as it wreaks havoc on the local inhabitants. (80 mins.)
Director: Jack Arnold
 
36.
Return of the Fly (1959)
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Philippe Delambre, the now-adult son of "The Fly", does some transportation experimentation of his own. (80 mins.)
 
37.
The Giant Claw (1957)
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Global panic ensues when it is revealed that a mysterious UFO is actually a giant bird that flies at supersonic speed and has no regard for life or architecture. (75 mins.)
Director: Fred F. Sears
 
38.
Robot Monster (1953)
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The monstrous Ro-Man attempts to annihilate the last family alive on Earth, but finds himself falling for their beautiful daughter. (66 mins.)
Director: Phil Tucker
 
39.
Bride of the Monster (1955)
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A mad doctor attempts to create atomic supermen. (69 mins.)
 
40.
The Crawling Eye (1958)
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A series of decapitations on a Swiss mountainside appear to be connected to a mysterious radioactive cloud. (84 mins.)
 
41.
The Lost World (1960)
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Professor Challenger leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers to a remote plateau deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify his claim that dinosaurs still live there. (97 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
 
42.
The Flying Saucer (1950)
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Both the CIA and KGB investigate UFOs in Alaska: friend or foe? (69 mins.)
Director: Mikel Conrad
 
43.
Beyond the Time Barrier (1960)
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In 1960, a military test pilot is caught in a time warp that propels him to year 2024 where he finds a plague has sterilized the world's population. (75 mins.)
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
 
44.
The Deadly Invention (1958)
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An evil millionaire named Artigas plans to use a super-explosive device to conquer the world from his headquarters inside an enormous volcano. (78 mins.)
Director: Karel Zeman
 
45.
Four Sided Triangle (1953)
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Bill and Robin, helped by their childhood friend, Lena, develop a "reproducer" which can exactly duplicate any object... (81 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
46.
Dinosaurus! (1960)
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After undersea explosions near a Caribbean island, prehistoric creatures are unleashed on the unsuspecting population... (85 mins.)
 
47.
Mr Drake's Duck (1951)
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Mr. Drake and his wife live a nice, quiet life on their Sussex farm, until one of their ducks lays a radioactive egg made of uranium... (85 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
48.
Jungle Manhunt (1951)
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Football player Bob Miller, played by an actual football player, is lost in the jungle. Who else to find him but Jungle Jim. (66 mins.)
Director: Lew Landers
 
49.
Superman and the Mole-Men (1951)
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When underground beings explore the surface world from a deep oil well and inadvertantly cause a panic, only Superman can prevent a tragedy. (58 mins.)
Director: Lee Sholem
 
50.
The Man in the White Suit (1951)
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An altruistic chemist invents a fabric which resists wear and stain as a boon to humanity, but both big business and labor realize it must be suppressed for economic reasons. (85 mins.)
 
51.
Captain Video and His Video Rangers (1949 TV Series)
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"Guardian of the Safety of the World", private citizen-scientist Captain Video, assisted by his teenage helper The Ranger and an army of Video Rangers... (30 mins.)
 
52.
The Brain from Planet Arous (1957)
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Gor, a powerful criminal brain from the planet Arous, assumes the body of scientist Steve March. Through March... (71 mins.)
Director: Nathan Hertz
 
53.
Abbott and Costello Go to Mars (1953)
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Lester and Orville accidentally launch a rocket which is supposed to fly to Mars. Instead it goes to New Orleans for Mardi Gras... (77 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
54.
Visit to a Small Planet (1960)
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The weirdest alien of the galaxy pays a visit to Earth... (85 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
55.
Invasion of the Saucer Men (1957)
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A teenage couple accidentally awakens an alien after hitting it with their car. (69 mins.)
Director: Edward L. Cahn
 
56.
4D Man (1959)
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Two brothers, scientists Scott and Tony Nelson, develop an amplifier which enables a person to enter a 4th dimensional state... (85 mins.)