Classic Science Fiction Films of the 50s & 60s

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The Colossus of New York
(1958)

After winning the Nobel Peace Prize, Dr. Henry Spensser is killed in a tragic accident. His father, a brain surgeon, takes the brain out and puts it on life support. He later encases the brain in a robot body. The robot proves to be immensely strong and possessing strange powers. After a time, its personality starts to undergo a radical change.
Starring John Baragrey, Mala Powers
The Colossus Of New York 1958


Colossus: The Forbin Project
(1969)

Dr. Charles Forbin has designed an incredibly complex computer capable of running all of America's defence systems. Soon, the computer detects the existence of its Soviet counterpart, Guardian. Both computer systems insist that they be linked together. After they are linked, a new super-computer is born demanding management of the whole planet under its guidance.
Starring Eric Braeden, Susan Clark
Colossus: The Forbin Project 1969


Crack in the World
(1965)

Dr. Steven Sorenson has a plan to make use of the geothermal energy trapped inside the Earth by detonating a thermonuclear device deep within it. Fellow scientist Ted Rampian warns him not to proceed with the experiment. Ignoring all the warnings, the experiment proceeds and a crack forms in the Earth, threatening to split the Earth in half if allowed to continue unchecked.
Starring Dana Andrews, Kieron Moore, Janette Scott.
Crack In The World 1965


The Crawling Eye
(1958)

Strange telepathic alien creatures that exist in a radioactive cloud at the base of the Trollenberg mountain in Switzerland start to decapitate the tourists.
Starring Forrest Tucker, Laurence Payne, Jennifer Jayne.
The Crawling Eye 1958


The Creature from the Black Lagoon
(1954)

While searching for fossils along the banks of the Amazon, a scientific expedition encounters a strange gilled humanoid creature. They manage to capture it, only for it to escape. It returns to capture a member of the expedition.
Starring Richard Carlson, Richard Denning, Julie Adams .
The Creature From The Black Lagoon 1954


Curse of the Faceless Man
(1958)

At an excavation at Pompeii, a stone-encrusted body is found wearing a medallion with an Etruscan inscription. People left alone with the find start to die. Tina Enright, one of the crew's fiancee's, starts to have visions foretelling the creature's desires.
Starring Richard Anderson, Elaine Edwards, Adele Mara.
Curse Of The Faceless Man 1958


The Cyclops
(1957)

Susan Winter plans a trip to a deserted part of Mexico to search for her fiance, Bruce Barton, whose plane crashed there a time ago. She is accompanied by a guide and a pilot, but the plane crash lands in an isolated valley. The valley proves to be highly radioactive and populated by many mutated lifeforms. One such lifeform is a 25 foot male with a deformed face and one eye.
Starring James Craig, Gloria Talbott, Lon Chaney Jr.
The Cyclops 1957







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