Only a sci-fi film expert can fill in these cult-classic movie titles

The Thing… The Creature… The Brain… from where?

No other decade pumped out low-budget, high-concept and now cult-classic B-movies quite like the 1950s. Often shown together in twos as a double feature, these alien or monster or mad scientist movies ranged from genuinely shocking to laughably weird.

With the rise of nuclear weapons and the onset of the Cold War, many stories revolved around invasions and catastrophe. A number of titles started with Attack of the… or Invasion of the… whatever extraterrestrial or giant bug producers thought would scare audiences most.

Here are ten movies featuring an alien or monster from another realm. We’ve blacked out each title after the word “from.” Can you fill in the names of all these sci-fi films?

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  1. Creature from the ______
  2. The Thing from ______
  3. Invaders from ______
  4. It Came from ______
  5. It Came from ______
  6. The Man from ______
  7. The Beast from ______
  8. Cat-Women of ______
  9. Monster from ______
  10. The Brain from ______

Only a sci-fi film expert can fill in these cult-classic movie titles

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Ralphholmes63 2 days ago
I got the last two wrong because I've never even seen them, and I thought I've watched them all. I guess not...
texasluva 3 days ago
Our Quizzer MrsPhilHarris nailed this movie for all of us to watch. Congrats MPH
We're No Angels (1955)- 1 hr 46 min-
Director
Michael Curtiz
Stars
Humphrey Bogart---Peter Ustinov---Aldo Ray---Joan Bennett---Basil Rathbone-
Leo G. Carroll---Gloria Talbott

Movie is of good quailty and full screen once you click icon-

https://ia904509.us.archive.org/2/items/WNoAgls1955/WNoAgls%281955%29.mp4

texasluva 3 days ago
MQ for 09/23/2022

I have not seen this in quite awhile but sure enjoyed it immensely. One of Comedy, Crime, Romance. We have our 3 main characters which are really good. First one is mega star of the those times with headline hits and Oscar. Next one is a habitual supporting role with the highest awards. Third one not so well known but you seen his face. A not so common first name. Three other actors are well known even decades before this. One had a well known movie series before our Movie Quiz. Another which played a well know character a decade or more before this. Actress that has around 100 credits to her log going back 2 decades from this selection. The movie does not start out to be such fun but when they find what they are looking for the the fun and excitement begins. Where it begins on someone's getaway with larceny of hilarious mischievous goings on. Oh there is a little bit of crime, yes. There's also some romance. But characters involved the fun has just begun. There is also a sour fellow who ends up..........well lets just say departed. On that note you will smile with glee. Oh you will laugh and follow along. Color is great and rating is high (7.5). If you've seen this movie you'll get it. If not I bid you to do so.

Entertainment--

John Williams & Vienna Philharmonic – Williams: Imperial March (from “Star Wars”)--
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The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand --
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The Prime Time of Life: Thursday, Sept. 15, 1966 (the network TV lineup 56 years ago tonight)--
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The Twilight Zone (Classic): Will The Real Martian Please Stand Up?--
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Scream - Opening Scene (movie coming your way soon--Are you ready)--
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The Romantics - What I Like About You--



Bonus Movies-

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)-2 hr 4 min-
Director
George Lucas
Stars
Mark Hamill---Harrison Ford---Carrie Fisher---Alec Guinness-

https://ia803400.us.archive.org/24/items/they-call-me-trinity-1971/Star%20Wars%20Episode%204%20%281977%29.mp4

Bonus Movie-

The Gauntlet (1977)-1 hr 49 min-
Director
Clint Eastwood
Stars
Clint Eastwood---Sondra Locke---Pat Hingle---

https://ia601405.us.archive.org/0/items/the-gauntlet/The%20Gauntlet%20%281977%29.mp4



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MrsPhilHarris KJExpress 3 hours ago
It is not scary. Some people get worked up about it but the neighbours are kind of kookie and funny. You don’t see anything scary.
MrsPhilHarris texasluva 2 hours ago
I guess that’s one way to look at it. I feel sorry for the real guy in the photo. Probably someone’s amazing grandfather.
MrsPhilHarris texasluva 2 hours ago
Yeah. Interesting. I just find it hard to believe that stuff.
texasluva MrsPhilHarris 2 hours ago
I never thought of it like being someone's Grandfather. It was just a photo I thought that fit into Jack's ramblings, conversations with ghosts or in his mind believing all of this. It's another movie and it sparks conversation and what one thought of it. The actors involved. I loved it when she clobbered him with the bat. Yet he gets away to terrorizes her to the very end. We all know that the mind can be a funny or warped thing. I was so glad to hear they found those two up in Canada. What could be on someone's mind to do such terrible things. It happens every day somewhere by someone on some reckless abandon of destruction.
AllisonWunderland 3 days ago
Maggie’s gettin ready 😎😂
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It's that time again-Yep Sunday STLDOOS. See who can guess what that means. Since no one last week took on that task i will tell you. Scare The Living Daylights Out Of Someone. It's all in fun though, right. Right now we are showing mostly bargain basement ones from the past that many took to the theaters to watch many decades ago. The good stuff will be coming soon enough. It gives some of you time to find a couple more hands to place over your eyes when things get kind of scary, ha ha.

Our first Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi none other then This island Earth (1955).

Directors
Joseph M. Newman---Jack Arnold

Stars
Jeff Morrow---Faith Domergue---Rex Reason---Lance Fuller

Aliens come to Earth seeking scientists to help them in their war.

https://ia802505.us.archive.org/33/items/rippymaxxaxxe/This%20Island%20Earth%201954.mp4



Doctor Cyclops (1940)-Adventure--Drama-Horror

1 hr 17 min-
Director
Ernest B. Schoedsack
Stars
Albert Dekker---Thomas Coley---Janice Logan---Paul Fix-
A mad scientist working in the South American jungle miniaturizes his colleagues when he feels his megalomania is threatened.

https://ia802501.us.archive.org/9/items/40-2_20220519/40-2.mp4


And then------when we get rid of these B horror flicks we come to this-Preview.
Halloween (1978) Opening Sequence--


Now you are all shuffling your feet and whistling as if all is well in MeTVille. Hands shaking and wondering if you should click on his next movie offering 😄
Ohhhh, I’ll never forget “Halloween”🫣😲😱
Rubs hands together--Good 🎃 You'll soon get a refresher course on it 🤳😳😲🙈🤣
…thanks for the warning ⚠️🫣 We’ll be on the lookout 👀
scp 9 days ago
9 out of 10. I've never heard of #9.
Ratt1959 9 days ago
10 for 10. It helps when you own all of them.
anttillm 9 days ago
9/10. I don't believe I ever saw the one I missed. Got to look it up.
Jimo 9 days ago
9/10 wow I made the "B"list.......brainless I missed the last one ouch!bad joke.
saswifteagle 12 days ago
6/10. But I was abducted by aliens, so I missed most of the movies.
RobertK 12 days ago
10 of 10. I knew most of these from childhood, but a few I wasn't sure of were clear as I looked closer at the movie posters! Svengoolie would be proud of my score!
Bricat2001 13 days ago
6/10 the cat women from the moon was riffted by either MST3K or rifftrax I can’t recall
ClassicTVnut 14 days ago
Kergooliewyn got 8/10! I read the questions, but she answered them!
zman47240 14 days ago
9/10. Missed the last one mainly because I don’t remember it.
George57 14 days ago
I managed to ease my way thru all of these at 10/10. The Brain from Planet Arous was obscure, but hey I am a plethora of useless information and trivia.
RichLorn 14 days ago
9/10
I'm skeptical of anyone who claims they know The Brain From Planet Arous. Lets have a look at those ticket stubs.
Pastorgman 14 days ago
10/10 — Too much Creature Features and Chiller Theater as a kid; Svengoolie now!
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