Retro Science Fiction Movies
ETO 1953 (Extra-Terrestrial Orientation 1953) is a film commissioned by the US Government that is meant to be shown to aliens when they first arrive on Earth. In this film, Sherman Malloy and his team of scientists explains to the audience about human behavior and customs. Welcome to Earth! (8 minutes)
After illegally attempting to revive his wife Emily, Dr. Maximilian Strand is kicked out of the prestigious United Science League, the organization he holds responsible for Emily’s death. Dr. Strand decides to take revenge on the United Science League by constructing a giant deadly robot army intent on killing all League members. Unfortunately for Dr. Strand, things do not go according to plan. (8 minutes)
This commercial by the Clone Killer Corporation explains that although there are many benefits to having a clone of yourself, sometimes the clone crosses the line and needs to be killed. Watching out for sinister clones, and telling you apart from your clone, are also discussed. (5 minutes) Click on the image above to view the movie.
The first moon landing included one spacecraft with two redneck men and another one with a feminist heroine and her bumbling cyborg sidekick. There is some not-too-friendly competition between the two groups. (7 minutes)
By the 22nd century, Earth people have been exploring the galaxy and have met hundreds of life forms. In this retro-futuristic noir short film, private detective Ashley Comet explains what happened on planet Andar 5 that caused her to be expelled from the Galactic Patrol. She should have been more careful when answering that distress call! (12 minutes)