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The Bamboo Saucer (1968)

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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How to pilot a flying saucer?
11 March 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"The Bamboo Saucer" (1968) is a good, even very good, sci-fi movie. It blends the intrigue of a flying saucer from outer space with Cold War rivalries, some adventure, some romance, some war, some special effects and some uplifting messages of cooperation between rivals. The story has originality, logic and surprises going for it. The acting is good. The picture looks good in its widescreen format, one location being that used for westerns. I don't know what more one could ask for in a production not done by a major studio, a production meant to entertain but still have strong and meaningful themes, and a production that brought together talented lead players like Dan Duryea, Lois Nettleton and John Ericson.


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