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The Bamboo Saucer (1968)

 -  Sci-Fi  -  September 1974 (Turkey)
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A flying saucer hidden in a Red Chinese peasant village is sought by teams from the United States and U.S.S.R. On finding it, they band together to explore the saucer and take a trip into ... See full summary »

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A flying saucer hidden in a Red Chinese peasant village is sought by teams from the United States and U.S.S.R. On finding it, they band together to explore the saucer and take a trip into space. Written by <dnedrow@csi.compuserve.com>

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"IT LANDED HERE...IN RED CHINA!" These words trigger the most incredible life-and-death struggle between RUSSIA and the UNITED STATES...who would be first to find this fantastic machine from outer space and unlock its awesome secrets! See more »

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Different and intelligently done ..........
20 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"The Bamboo Saucer" is quite an atypical science fiction film. Instead of the usual military vs. aliens theme, we have an uneasy cold war alliance between Russian and American scientific teams. Their common goal is to secure a downed flying saucer in a remote Red Chinese village. When attacked by the Red Chinese Army, there are casualties on both sides, and the saucer lifts off into space piloted by the remaining scientists from both countries. Though quite dated, the unique theme of this film, makes it somewhat interesting. If you can look beyond the marginal special effects and mediocre acting, give this one a try. - MERK


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