Rocket Sci-Fi Matinees

Rocket Sci-Fi

Are you a fan of vintage science fiction films from the 50’s and 60’s? Do you like hilarious, somewhat ridiculous, entirely awesome cinematic gems with epic plot lines including giant insects, aliens, 50ft women, and the like? Well, this series is for you. Rocket Sci-Fi Matinees – on select Saturday afternoons at PFC, featuring awesome introductions by PFC’s Resident Film Academic, Steve Meyers.

Around The World Under The Sea

Only $3 Admission. Introductions by Steve Meyers!
Ivan Tors Productions, the firm responsible for such aquatic TV delights as Sea Hunt and Flipper, was the prime mover behind MGM's Around the World Under the Sea. The official stars include Lloyd Bridges, Shirley Eaton, Brian Kelly, David McCallum, Keenan Wynn, Marshall Thompson, and Gary Merrill. The real stars are underwater photographer Lamar Bowen, diving-sequence director Ricou Browning, and the folks in Tors' special effects department. The plot concerns a series of...
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War-Gods Of The Deep

Only $3 Admission. Introductions by Steve Meyers!
Loosely based on a poem by Edgar Allan Poe, this fantasy adventure set on the Cornish coast in Victorian England, has a group of people discovering a lost city located upon the ocean floor, inhabited by strange fishmen under the command of a deranged sea Captain....
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Captain Nemo & The Underwater City

Only $3 Admission. Introductions by Steve Meyers!
Captain Nemo (Robert Ryan) rescues six people from a floundering ship from certain death. Senator Fraser (Chuck Conners) the scientist Professor Lomax (Allan Cuthbertson), and the other four passengers are taken to the underwater city of Templemer. The underwater domed city is a self sufficient refuge far removed from the bellicose world outside. Oxygen, building materials, food and gold are all produced on the ocean floor. The six rescued travelers become trapped in...
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