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Old 02-08-2017, 01:27 PM
Earl Snake-Hips Tucker Earl Snake-Hips Tucker is offline
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Possibly a version of "Zero Hour" by Ray Bradbury? This one post-dates your memory.

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Old 02-09-2017, 07:43 PM
Weisshund Weisshund is offline
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When did it come out?
I dont know, i would have seen it in the late 60's, early 70's

Who was in it?
I have no idea, actors wise, unless your name is Welch or Lollobrigida
I probably didnt remember it back then

What plot if any do you remember?
It was a scifi / horror movie, involved something of a discovered space craft or capsule that had been buried or something since the precambian time period. And a scientist of course.

There was something about large prehistoric bugs, and at the end i think the scientist
winds up getting his arm ripped off, and i seem to remember him walking down a stairway with his shoulder stump rubbing blood on the wall.


What was special to you about it?
I stayed up all night to watch it, of course now i cant remember what the heck it was, it was in black and white

Any other clues you can think of?
Sadly none. Anyone else have a clue?
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Old 02-09-2017, 07:48 PM
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When did it come out?
I dont know, i would have seen it in the late 60's, early 70's

Who was in it?
I have no idea, actors wise, unless your name is Welch or Lollobrigida
I probably didnt remember it back then

What plot if any do you remember?
It was a scifi / horror movie, involved something of a discovered space craft or capsule that had been buried or something since the precambian time period. And a scientist of course.

There was something about large prehistoric bugs, and at the end i think the scientist
winds up getting his arm ripped off, and i seem to remember him walking down a stairway with his shoulder stump rubbing blood on the wall.


What was special to you about it?
I stayed up all night to watch it, of course now i cant remember what the heck it was, it was in black and white

Any other clues you can think of?
Sadly none. Anyone else have a clue?
Five Million Years to Earth (aka Quatermass and the Pit)

That arm ripped off is from another movie. Was there a severed head in a pan? Brain That Wouldn't Die? http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052646/

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Old 02-11-2017, 12:19 AM
Weisshund Weisshund is offline
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Five Million Years to Earth (aka Quatermass and the Pit)

That arm ripped off is from another movie. Was there a severed head in a pan? Brain That Wouldn't Die? http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052646/
1st
I love you, are you married?
LoL kidding.

You have no idea how long it's bugged me that i could not remember that movies name.
I never realized it was on color. back then i dont think i knew anybody with a color TV

I do not remember a head in a pan, and i could be confusing 2 movies together.
They were the kinds of things WXIX in cincinnati played between 1AM and 5AM, so there would be unfortunate bouts of dozing off during a commercial, so you could be correct, i looked up a still shot of the lab from it, and it looks strangely familiar.
Damned commercial dozing

I remember a poor guy, white lab coat, arm torn off at the shoulder, trying to make his way back down a cellar type of stair case back to his lab, i will have to watch virginia's head in a pan and see.

You obviously did not have trouble keeping awake during the commercials

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Old 02-11-2017, 12:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Miss Mapp;19989649Brain That Wouldn't Die? [url
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052646/[/url]

Strange but look what i found in wikipedia, the whole movie
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:T...dn%27t_Die.ogv
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Old 02-11-2017, 12:42 AM
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Anything by "Lash LaRue". We used to watch this in the German cinemas after WWII and if we could beg enough coins to do so.

In German, it was called "Larrie Larrue". Actually and in German - Phonetically: La RIE La Roo-heh"

He was Indiana before Indie was cool. Lash Larue!
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Old 02-11-2017, 05:30 AM
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I saw this movie in 1984 but it is an old black and white movie that looks as if were made in the1940s.
At the beginning of the movie there are a maid and a butler meticulously preparing their wealthy employer's breakfast including heating the newspaper for that " fresh off the presses" feel. They work their way up to his room and the maid accidentally bumps the butler's arm and he sighs and rolls his eyes and they return to the kitchen to start from scratch.
Later the servants accompany the wealthy family on a cruise and they are shipwrecked and the shoe is on the other foot because the butler is knowledgeable enough to survive and they eat crow and learn a valuable lesson. They are rescued by British sailors who start laughing when they see that the butler as returned to his suit and tie with a tray on his hand ready to resume his butler role.
It was a charning classic kind of movie.
Much obliged!
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Old 02-11-2017, 05:33 AM
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Old 02-12-2017, 10:42 PM
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Thanks, Earl!

Yes, it must have been Zero Hour, but it wasn't this version by the Ray Bradbury Theater, which I looked at on Youtube (or ABC's "The Whisperers"). What I saw was definitely long before VHS. I searched for versions of Zero Hour, but nothing came up from the 1970s. Thanks for your help.
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Old Today, 02:54 PM
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trapped in time

When did it come out? 50's 60's
Who was in it? unknown
What plot if any do you remember? a test pilot travels so fast that he is moving at high speed. Every thing he sees seems frozen, he realizes things are moving but very slowly He sees a girl on a trike about to get hit with a truck, but can't do anything about
What was special to you about it?

Any other clues you can think of? it may have been a TV show like Twilight Zone or Outer Limits
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