Starship Invasions (1977)

PG  |   |  Sci-Fi  |  14 October 1977 (USA)
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An advance team from a dying, far-off civilization seeks a new world to conquer and inhabit -- Earth!



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Prof. Allan Duncan
Captain Rameses
Daniel Pilon ...
Betty Duncan
Henry Ramer ...
Victoria Johnson ...
Doreen Lipson ...
Kate Parr ...
Diane Duncan
Sherri Ross ...
Linda Rennhofer ...
Richard Fitzpatrick ...
Ted Turner ...
Sean McCann ...
Bob Warner ...
Air Force General


Captain Rameses and his Legion of the Winged Serpent brigade are out to claim Earth for their dying race. Out to save Earth is an alien guard patrol located in the Bermuda Triangle, the League of Races. LOR leaders warn Rameses that he's breaking galactic treaty rules. The alien villain responds by launching an invasion which telepathically drives Earthlings to suicide. The LOR implore UFO expert Professor Duncan to help them. Eventually, the two alien forces battle. Will the Earth be saved? Written by Paul White <>

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We know they are there - advanced beyond our imagination. Why have they come?




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14 October 1977 (USA)  »

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Alien Encounter  »

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The full size saucer was actually an inflatable prop. See more »


The movie opens with the aliens abducting and seducing a farmer. They then decide they need a female as well, and abduct an entire family. In the next scene, the alien leader explains they learned everything they needed to from the farmer. See more »

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A shlock masterpiece!!!
19 June 2003 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

I remember seeing this during Passover Holidays (easter) at my local cinema. It was marketed as a 'Star Wars' knock-off. I picked it up 20 years later in a 2nd hand bin on VHS. THIS FILM IS HILARIOUS DRECK!! Basically this race of aliens try to take over the Earth by mind control by causing earthlings to commit suicide!! Mixing UFO nonsense with ludicrous 'Star Wars' mythology and some demented ideas, I will never forget sitting in a cinema full of teens and pre-teens, and watching in horror as the main actress has her mind controlled, and she proceeds to slash her wrists! Kids were screaming in horror, and the projectionist had to stop the film!! It was truly one of those classic cinema experiences that people just don't experience in today's disgusting cineplex wasteland!

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