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Alien Terror (1971)

The Incredible Invasion (original title)
In the European village of Gudenberg in 1890, Prof. Mayer and his assistant Isabel have created a powerful ray machine. One of the powerful rays is shot into space and attracts a flying ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Enrique Guzmán ...
Dr. Paul Rosten
Christa Linder ...
Laura
Maura Monti ...
Dr. Isabel Reed
Yerye Beirute ...
Thomas
Tere Valez ...
Nancy
Griselda Mejía ...
Prostitute
Sergio Kleiner ...
Alien
Rosángela Balbó ...
Martha - mayor's wife
Mariela Flores ...
Deaf-mute victim
Tito Novaro ...
Gen. Nord
Sergio Virel ...
Villager
Nathanael León ...
Villager (as Frankestein)
Victor Jordan
Julián de Meriche ...
Visiting dignitary
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In the European village of Gudenberg in 1890, Prof. Mayer and his assistant Isabel have created a powerful ray machine. One of the powerful rays is shot into space and attracts a flying saucer. The alien pilot decides that the ray poses too great a threat to the universe and must be destroyed. Sex murderer Thomas is possessed by an alien intelligence and infiltrates Mayer's household; Mayer himself is later taken over by an alien mind. Paul Rosten, a young scientist who is in love with Mayer's niece Laura, arrives. The alien "Mayer" and "Thomas" rig the ray gun to explode, killing all who know its secret. Thomas kills Isabel, but before he can murder Laura, Mayer throws off the alien intelligence and she is saved. Mayer realizes that the ray is too powerful for human use, and he destroys it. The flying saucer departs. Written by Anonymous

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Shown in the USA in Spanish language theaters before being dubbed into English and sold to television. See more »

Quotes

Professor John Mayer: Have you noticed that our bodies are becoming radioactive?
Thomas: Well... yes.
Professor John Mayer: It doesn't bother you?
Thomas: No.
Professor John Mayer: Well, it bothers me.
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Referenced in Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Targets (2016) See more »

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HORRIBLE LAST PICTURE WITH KARLOFF!
11 March 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Boris Karloff helped the producer and director put this film on the screen. Boris dispite his illnesses and inability to walk around, made this film a classic for all Karloff fans. "Alien Terror" or "The Incredible Invasion" should never have been made, very poor acting with the exception of Karloff, poor photography and sound. It is sad that this film was the last feature film Karloff ever made.


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