Nathan Juran

Reviews

Wednesday, August 15 2007

20 Million Miles to Earth

This flick faithfully subscribes to the major conventions that characterized the science fiction genre during the paranoid '50s, but it's so well done that it's required viewing for those interested in modern cinema.


Wednesday, June 26 2002

20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)

The only real knock on '20 Million Miles to Earth' is one that more or less dogged Harryhausen throughout his career: his creations are more animate and sometimes infinitely more interesting than their live actor costars.


Blogs

Thursday, March 28 2013

Don’t Open That Door! #36: 'The Deadly Mantis' (1957)

Welcome to our weekly field guide to 1950s horror and sci-fi movies and the creatures that inhabit them. This week: it's time to start prayin' fer mercy from The Deadly Mantis.


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