Classic Sci-Fi

These are the classic sci-fi films I loved as a boy back in the 1970s – I’d watch them alone on Saturday nights, often with hands cupped over my eyes (I might open them a tiny bit in the middle and peep through the slit) – later having the images going round and round on a spool in my mind in the dark.

Forbidden Planet (1956)

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This Island Earth (1955)

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The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

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The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

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Them! (1954)

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Village of the Damned (1960)

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The War of the Worlds (1953)

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It Came From Outer Space (1953)

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

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When Worlds Collide (1951)

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Invaders from Mars (1953)

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The Time Machine (1960)

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