Adventurous radio station operator contacts a fellow experimenter in another galaxy. The operator locks in 3D communication, but a DJ who wants to impress his girlfriend with the station's range, boosts the signal all the way up, unknowingly sucking the alien, who's composed of electricity, into the remote desert town. Written by
Did You Know?
The shimmering Galaxy Being effect was achieved by filming actor William O. Douglas
in a brown rubber alien outfit which was coated with glycerin to reflect the hot lights shone against it. In post-production, this footage was negative-reversed and then superimposed onto the main footage. See more
Alan is having a discussion over radio signals with the Galaxy Being who is located in the Andromeda Galaxy. Radio waves, like all electromagnetic waves, travel at the speed of light. Since the Andromeda Galaxy is 2.5 million light years away, it would have taken any single radio messages 2.5 million years to go one direction, making any communication impossible. See more
What makes you think you can invent the atom bomb? Who do you think you are?
Nobody, nobody at all. But the universe doesn't care about that.