My Sci-Fi collection (1950-1962)

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1.
Destination Moon (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
One of the first science fiction films to attempt a high level of accurate technical detail tells the story of the first trip to the Moon. (92 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
2.
Rocketship X-M (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
An astronaut crew on their way to the Moon are unexpectedly propelled by gravitational forces and end up on Mars instead. (77 mins.)
Director: Kurt Neumann
 
3.
The Flying Saucer (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Both the CIA and KGB investigate UFOs in Alaska: friend or foe? (69 mins.)
Director: Mikel Conrad
 
4.
Prehistoric Women (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
Tigri (Laurette Luez, working her way up to Bomba and Bowery Boys films) and her stone-age girl friends hate all men... (74 mins.)
 
5.
Atom Man vs. Superman (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Superman battles Lex Luthor who is using a teleportation device and a new identity as Atom Man in his criminal plans. (252 mins.)
Director: Spencer Bennet
 
6.
Two Lost Worlds (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
When the American clipper ship "The Queen" is attacked by pirates off the Hebrides in 1830, Mate Kirk... (61 mins.)
Director: Norman Dawn
 
7.
Lost Continent (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.0/10 X  
Major Joe Nolan heads a rescue mission in the South Pacific to recover a downed atomic rocket. The crew crashlands on a mysterious island... (83 mins.)
Director: Samuel Newfield
 
8.
The Man from Planet X (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
As a mysterious planet hurls itself toward earth, an enigmatic extraterrestrial scout arrives on a remote Scottish island with unknown intentions. (70 mins.)
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
 
9.
Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Two bumbling private eyes help a man wrongly accused of murder who has become invisible to help clear his name. (82 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
10.
The Man in the White Suit (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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.)
 
11.
The Thing from Another World (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Scientists and American Air Force officials fend off a bloodthirsty alien organism while at a remote arctic outpost. (87 mins.)
Director: Christian Nyby
 
12.
When Worlds Collide (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
As a new star and planet hurtle toward a doomed Earth, a small group of survivalists frantically work to complete the rocket which will take them to their new home. (83 mins.)
Director: Rudolph Maté
 
13.
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
An alien lands and tells the people of Earth that they must live peacefully or be destroyed as a danger to other planets. (92 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
14.
Five (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The world is destroyed in a nuclear holocaust. Only five Americans survive, including a pregnant woman, a neo-Nazi, a black man and a bank clerk. (93 mins.)
Director: Arch Oboler
 
15.
Bride of the Gorilla (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
The owner of a plantation in the jungle marries a beautiful woman. Shortly afterward, he is plagued by a strange voodoo curse which transforms him into a gorilla. (70 mins.)
Director: Curt Siodmak
 
16.
Unknown World (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Scientists use a gigantic drilling machine for an expedition to the center of the earth. (74 mins.)
 
17.
Flight to Mars (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Five astronauts successfully fly to Mars where they encounter seemingly friendly and advanced inhabitants who harbor covert plans to use their ship to invade Earth. (72 mins.)
Director: Lesley Selander
“ 5-8/10 ” - emertens
 
18.
Mr Drake's Duck (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
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
 
19.
Jungle Manhunt (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
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
 
20.
Fury of the Congo (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Jungle Jim must protect rare pony-like animals whose glands produce a powerful narcotic. On the way, he fights a giant spider. (69 mins.)
Director: William Berke
“ Present in my collection - not seen/rated yet. ” - emertens
 
21.
The Son of Dr. Jekyll (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Edward Jekyll, ignorant of how his father had brought forth death and destruction with his experiments... (78 mins.)
 
22.
Valley of the Eagles (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A Norwegian scientist builds a device that can convert sound waves into electrical energy. However,... (86 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
 
23.
The Whip Hand (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Matt Corbin, a vacationing magazine writer, takes a fishing trip to Minnesota, and stumbles across a lake in which all the fish have mysteriously died... (82 mins.)
“ Present in my collection - not seen/rated yet. ” - emertens
 
24.
Invasion, U.S.A. (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  
A group of people at a bar witness the unfolding events of a Soviet invasion of the USA. (73 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
25.
Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.0/10 X  
Two goofy entertainers meet a mad scientist on a jungle island. (74 mins.)
 
26.
Alraune (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A scientist creates a beautiful "perfect woman", but since she is artificial, she seems soul-less and with no sense of morality, she brings ruin to all around her. (92 mins.)
 
27.
Robot Monster (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
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
 
28.
Red Planet Mars (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
An American scientist is able to contact and communicate with Mars with shattering political, economic, and spiritual repercussions. (87 mins.)
Director: Harry Horner
“ 4-7/10 ” - emertens
 
29.
Zombies of the Stratosphere (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
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
 
30.
The Crimson Pirate (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Burt Lancaster plays a pirate with a taste for intrigue and acrobatics who involves himself in the goings... (105 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ An odd title in this list.
But it is also counted in the "Keep Watching the Skies" encyclopedia, because of the science related fiction it contains (balloon, explosives) ” - emertens
 
31.
Monkey Business (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A chemist finds his personal and professional life turned upside down when one of his chimpanzees finds the fountain of youth. (97 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
32.
The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A ferocious dinosaur awakened by an Arctic atomic test terrorizes the North Atlantic and, ultimately, New York City. (80 mins.)
Director: Eugène Lourié
 
33.
Invaders from Mars (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A young boy learns that space aliens are taking over the minds of earthlings. (78 mins.)
 
34.
It Came from Outer Space (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A spaceship from another world crashes in the Arizona desert and only an amateur stargazer and a schoolteacher suspect alien influence when the local townsfolk begin to act strangely. (81 mins.)
Director: Jack Arnold
 
35.
The War of the Worlds (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A small town in California is attacked by Martians. (85 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
 
36.
Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Two bumbling American cops hunt for the mysterious Mr. Hyde in London, England. (76 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
37.
Phantom from Space (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
An alien being with the power of invisibility lands in Santa Monica. Killing two people who attacked... (73 mins.)
Director: W. Lee Wilder
“ 4-8/10 ” - emertens
 
38.
Port Sinister (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A 17th-century Caribbean port rumored to have frequented by pirates rises from the ocean floor, where... (65 mins.)
Director: Harold Daniels
 
39.
Project M7 (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A secret jet aircraft capable of traveling three times the speed of sound is being developed by a group of scientists secretly... (86 mins.)
Director: Anthony Asquith
“ aka Project M-7 ” - emertens
 
40.
Abbott and Costello Go to Mars (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
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
 
41.
Donovan's Brain (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Yet another version of Curt Siodmak's novel about an honest scientist who keeps the brain of a ruthless dead millionaire (Donovan) alive in a tank... (84 mins.)
Director: Felix Feist
 
42.
The Maze (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A Scotsman abruptly breaks off his engagement to pretty Kitty and moves to his uncle's castle in the Scottish highlands... (80 mins.)
 
43.
Mesa of Lost Women (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.5/10 X  
A mad scientist named Arana is creating giant spiders and dwarfs in his lab on Zarpa Mesa in Mexico. He wants to create a master race of superwomen by injecting his female subjects with spider venom. (70 mins.)
 
44.
The Magnetic Monster (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Working for O.S.I., the Office of Scientific Investigation, A-Man agent Jeffrey Stewart and his partner... (76 mins.)
Director: Curt Siodmak
 
45.
Jalopy (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Those wacky Bowery Boys invent a super fast fuel, which will help them win an auto race (isn't this cheating?). However, the fuel is stolen by the bad guys just before the big race. (62 mins.)
 
46.
Cat-Women of the Moon (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
Astronauts travel to the moon where they discover it is inhabited by attractive young women in black tights. (64 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hilton
 
47.
Project Moon Base (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
A saboteur posing as a scientist strives to destroy the world's first space station. (63 mins.)
“ Not rated yet. Have to re-watch. ” - emertens
 
48.
Four Sided Triangle (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Bill and Robin, helped by their childhood friend, Lena, develop a "reproducer" which can exactly duplicate any object... (81 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
49.
Planet Outlaws (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
An American soldier suspended in time wakes up to find himself in the futuristic world of the year 2500. (71 mins.)
“ 5-6/10? ” - emertens
 
50.
The Neanderthal Man (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Professor Groves, an expert in prehistoric life, proves his theories with an extract that'll regress a cat to a saber-tooth tiger and man to a Neanderthal. (78 mins.)
Director: E.A. Dupont
 
51.
The Twonky (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
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
 
52.
Spaceways (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A small group of closely-guarded British scientists test their first rocket amidst indications of matrimonial strife in the community... (76 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
53.
Godzilla (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
American nuclear weapons testing results in the creation of a seemingly unstoppable, dinosaur-like beast. (96 mins.)
Director: Ishirô Honda
 
54.
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinkings encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilus, commanded by Captain Nemo. (127 mins.)
 
55.
Them! (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The earliest atomic tests in New Mexico cause common ants to mutate into giant man-eating monsters that threaten civilization. (94 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
56.
Gog (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A security agent investigates sabotage and murder at a secret underground laboratory, home of two experimental robots. (83 mins.)
 
57.
Target Earth (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Giant robots from Venus invade Chicago. Stranded in the deserted city are strangers Frank and Nora. (75 mins.)
Director: Sherman A. Rose
 
58.
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950 TV Series)
Episode: Nineteen Eighty-Four (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.
 
59.
The Rocket Man (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Wacky complications ensue when a little boy comes into possession of a ray gun that compels anyone caught in its beam to tell the truth... (79 mins.)
Director: Oscar Rudolph
 
60.
Devil Girl from Mars (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
An uptight, leather-clad female alien, armed with a ray gun and accompanied by a menacing robot, comes to Earth to collect Earth's men as breeding stock. (77 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
61.
Riders to the Stars (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
In an attempt to discover the composition of meteors, three astronauts are sent out into space in three specially designed rockets... (81 mins.)
Director: Richard Carlson
“ Have in my collection. Need to (re-)watch/rate. ” - emertens
 
62.
The Atomic Kid (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A uranium prospector is eating a peanut butter sandwich in the desert where atom bomb tests are being done. He becomes radioactive, and helps the FBI break up an enemy spy ring. (86 mins.)
 
63.
The Bowery Boys Meet the Monsters (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Slip, Sach and the rest of the Bowery Boys enter a haunted house, where they engage in slapstick with the Gravesend Family which has one Creepy Butler, 2 Mad Scientists a crazy old woman with a Man eating Plant a Savage Gorilla, an 8 foot tall Robot and a Vampiress. (65 mins.)
Director: Edward Bernds
 
64.
Tobor the Great (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
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
 
65.
Immediate Disaster (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Tonight, first contact will be made! A beautifully-crafted tale of a superior being from Venus who has the power of life and death at his touch... (75 mins.)
Director: Burt Balaban
 
66.
Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A strange prehistoric beast lurks in the depths of the Amazonian jungle. A group of scientists try to capture the animal and bring it back to civilization for study. (79 mins.)
Director: Jack Arnold
 
67.
Killers from Space (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
An atomic scientist claims he was abducted by aliens after being injured in a plane crash. (71 mins.)
Director: W. Lee Wilder
 
68.
The Snow Creature (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
American botanical expedition in the Himalayas stumbles across a Yeti den, capture one and transport it back to Los Angeles, where it escapes while customs officials are debating whether it is animal or human. (69 mins.)
Director: W. Lee Wilder
 
69.
Monster from the Ocean Floor (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
Julie, an American on vacation in Mexico, spots a giant, one-eyed amoeba rising from the ocean, but when she tries to tell the authorities, no one believes her. She finally teams up with a marine biologist in an attempt to destroy it. (64 mins.)
Director: Wyott Ordung
 
70.
Paris Playboys (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Sach is the exact double of a famous French scientist who has invented a powerful rocket fuel. Enemy agents, mistaking Sach for the scientist, attempt to kidnap him and get the formula for the fuel. (62 mins.)
 
71.
Crash of Moons (1954 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
Not a feature film but a three-part episode from the TV series Rocky Jones, Space Ranger edited together and released as a feature. (78 mins.)
 
72.
The Gypsy Moon (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Rocky Jones discovers two strange moons orbiting each other, inhabited by warring civilizations. (75 mins.)
 
73.
Silver Needle in the Sky (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A compilation of episodes from the 1954 TV series "Rocky Jones, Space Ranger," edited together and released as a feature. (76 mins.)
 
74.
Godzilla Raids Again (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Godzilla battles an irradiated Ankylosaur and destroys Osaka in the process. (82 mins.)
Director: Motoyoshi Oda
 
75.
The Quatermass Xperiment (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In 1950s England, professor Quatermass' manned rocket ship returns to Earth, but two of the astronauts are missing and the survivor seems ill and unable to communicate. (82 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
76.
Bride of the Monster (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
A mad doctor attempts to create atomic supermen. (69 mins.)
 
77.
It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A giant, radioactive octopus rises from the Philippine Trench to terrorize the North American Pacific Coast. (79 mins.)
Director: Robert Gordon
 
78.
This Island Earth (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Aliens come to Earth seeking scientists to help them in their war. (87 mins.)
Director: Joseph Newman
 
79.
Tarantula (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
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
 
80.
Revenge of the Creature (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Men capture the creature from the Black Lagoon and make him an aquarium attraction, from which he escapes. (82 mins.)
Director: Jack Arnold
 
81.
This Island Earth (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Aliens come to Earth seeking scientists to help them in their war. (87 mins.)
Director: Joseph Newman
 
82.
A Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
For Czech version: Youngest of four boys one day finds a fossil of trilobite. So his older friend take him on journey through prehistory, up to beginning of time, to see real live trilobites. (93 mins.)
 
83.
Day the World Ended (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
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
 
84.
Creature with the Atom Brain (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
An ex-Nazi mad scientist uses radio-controlled atomic-powered zombies in his quest to help an exiled American gangster return to power. (69 mins.)
Director: Edward L. Cahn
 
85.
Conquest of Space (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
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
 
86.
Jû jin yuki otoko (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A yeti terrorizes people on top of Mount Fuji. (94 mins.)
Director: Ishirô Honda
 
87.
The Atomic Man (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
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
“ Aka: The Atomic Man ” - emertens
 
88.
The Beast with a Million Eyes (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
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
 
89.
The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
An unusual radioactive rock on the sea bottom mutates the ocean life into a horrible monster. When charred... (81 mins.)
Director: Dan Milner
 
90.
King Dinosaur (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  
A new planet moves into our solar system and four scientists (two couples) are sent to explore Planet Nova. In between romantic interludes, the cast faces an iguana masquerading as a Tyrannosaurus Rex. (63 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
 
91.
The Brain Machine (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A doctor is taken hostage by a drug smuggler whom she has diagnosed as psychotic. Her estranged husband has to find her before the smuggling gang find him and kill them both. (84 mins.)
Director: Ken Hughes
“ Apparently only the first 10 minutes or so can be counted as sci-fi... ” - emertens
 
92.
Flying Saucers Over Istanbul (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Alien Amazon women land their UFO in Istanbul to find Earth men for their home planet with the help of a robot. Two bumbling journalists are caught up in the action. (66 mins.)
Director: Orhan Erçin
“ Flying saucers over Istanbul ” - emertens
 
93.
Rodan (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Mutant pterosaurs and prehistoric insects terrorize humanity. (82 mins.)
Director: Ishirô Honda
“ Aka: Rodan ” - emertens
 
94.
The Mole People (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
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
 
95.
World Without End (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
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
“ Cinemascope
6-8/10 ” - emertens
 
96.
Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A 400-foot (122-meter) dinosaur-like beast, awoken from undersea hibernation off the Japanese coast by atomic-bomb testing, attacks Tokyo. (80 mins.)
 
97.
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Extraterrestrials traveling in high-tech flying saucers contact scientist Dr. Russell Marvin as part of a plan to enslave the inhabitants of Earth. (83 mins.)
Director: Fred F. Sears
 
98.
1984 (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love. (90 mins.)
 
99.
Forbidden Planet (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has. (98 mins.)
 
100.
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A small-town doctor learns that the population of his community is being replaced by emotionless alien duplicates. (80 mins.)
Director: Don Siegel