Sci-Fi

Soldier (1998) Paul W.S. Anderson, Kurt Russell, Jason Scott Lee, Jason Isaacs, Action, Sci-fi

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In a futuristic society, some people are selected at birth to become soldiers, and trained in such a manner that they become inhuman killing machines. One of the most succesfull and older of these soldiers (Russell) is pitted against a new breed of soldiers, and after the confrontation is believed to be dead. His body is left behind in a semi-abandoned colonial planet, where everything is peaceful, and he is taught about the other aspects of life. But eventually he has to fight the new breed of soldiers again, this time to defend his new home…

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Omicron (1963) Ugo Gregoretti, Renato Salvatori, Rosemary Dexter, Gaetano Quartararo, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Omicron (1963)
In this Italian sci-fi comedy the corpse of a laborer is inhabited and revived by an Omicron – an alien being. When the creature becomes accustomed to the body, he returns to the worker’s former job and begins operating the machines at an incredible speed. Soon he finds himself involved in a labor dispute and even falling in love. In the end, the dead laborer’s body rebels and the alien must return to his Venusian home.

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The Flight That Disappeared (1961) Reginald Le Borg, Craig Hill, Paula Raymond, Dayton Lummis, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

The Flight That Disappeared (1961)
A transcontinental flight from Los Angeles to Washington DC, carrying three top scientists, unexplainedly begins a climb to 10 miles up. With all other passengers unconscious, the scientists find themselves in a dimension where time does not exist. There they are put on trial by denizens of the future for their potential involvement in the creation of “the ultimate weapon”.

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The Absent-Minded Professor (1961) Robert Stevenson, Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson, Keenan Wynn, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

The Absent-Minded Professor (Robert Stevenson, 1961)
A bumbling professor accidently invents flying rubber, or “Flubber”, an incredible material that gains energy every time it strikes a hard surface. It allows for the invention of shoes that can allow jumps of amazing heights and enables a modified Model-T to fly. Unfortunately, no one is interested in the material except for Alonzo Hawk, a corrupt businessman who wants to steal the material for himself.

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The Jade Mask (1945) Phil Rosen, Sidney Toler, Mantan Moreland, Edwin Luke, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

The Jade Mask (1945)
Eccentric scientist Harper lives in a spooky mansion with all the trimmings: hidden lab, secret panels, inscrutable butler, and greedy relatives with unusual talents. When Harper seems to be murdered, Charlie Chan (with the uninvited help of No. 4 son) tries to answer such questions as Where’s the body? How can a dead man walk? And how can a secret murder be done in full view of detectives and witnesses?

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