A showman introduces a small coastal town to a unique movie experience and capitalises on the Cuban Missile crisis hysteria with a kitschy horror extravaganza combining film effects, stage props and actors in rubber suits in this salute to the B-movie. Written by
Keith Loh <email@example.com>
Lawrence Woolsey presents the end of civilization as we know it. Make that... Proudly Presents!
Did You Know?
The aircraft shown flying along the beach are A-4 Skyhawks, which flew with the US Navy and Marine Corps from 1956 until 2003. Marine Attack Squadron 242 (VMA-242)based at Cherry Point, NC deployed to NAS Key West, Fla during the Cuban Missile Crisis in October 1962, therefore the aircraft shown are the actual models flown during the time depicted in the movie. See more
Howard, the Theater Manager
[believing that the Soviets are attacking his theater
This is it!
After the credits are complete, we are treated to a quick snippet from "MANT" with the Cathy Moriarty character pining, "Oh, Bill". See more
References This Island Earth
The Lion Sleeps Tonight
Written by Hugo Peretti
, Albert Stanton, George David Weiss
& Luigi Creatore
(based on a song by Solomon Linda
and Paul Campbell)
Performed by The Tokens
Courtesy of the RCA Records label of BMG Music See more