The Angry Red Planet (1960)
Invasion of Mars
Journey to Planet Four
Nomination Year: 2005
SYNOPSIS: A rocket ship returns from Mars with two crew members missing, a third suffering from a mysterious ailment, and all their magnetic data tapes erased. The government is in a race to discover what has happened, in an attempt to save the life of the stricken crew member. The movie takes place in flashback, and in "Cinemagic" (i.e. "migraine vision") when on the surface of Mars.
- Stupidest-Looking Monster
This is one of the sequences on the surface of Mars shot in "Cinemagic." The astronauts encounter a very large native Martian life-form.
- Acting Appropriately Stupid
To Hell with Radiation! It's a Babe!
The Mars rocketship has landed. Is it radioactive? Wait a minute, the girl astronaut is coming out by herself. To hell with the radiation, let's go!
- Crummiest Ending
Yeah, Yeah, Blah, Blah, Blah...
Our peaceful, advanced civilization will destroy you.... If we don't bore you to death first with our preachy, heavy-handed voice-over message at the end of the film.
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