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Ratings & Reviews

  1. CarlosEsquives's rating of the film This Island Earth

    Sobre la fantasía de la vida fuera de la Tierra, típico de los 50. La película atrae hasta el punto en que uno de los no humanos se delata como el benefactor, una imitación de "El día que la tierra se detuvo" que tiene mucho de palabreo (que aburre).

  2. Holyphool's rating of the film This Island Earth

    Interrossiters, flux capacitors, gizmos with triangular television communication as an earthling couple get beamed up in a flying saucer to a planet about to self destruct with weird monsters with giant claws in a blood feast that sends 'em scampering back to earth once the evil coneheads are despatched with and earth can return to its quiet normal life. One of the most brilliant of the 1950's sci-fi movies.

  3. Corriel's rating of the film This Island Earth

    The first half has an interesting building plot while the second half is rather dull but rich in cool visuals. Those must have been great at the time and probably triggered inspirational elements for many other works.

  4. Damian's rating of the film This Island Earth

  5. Scotch's rating of the film This Island Earth

    Kind of boring but also kind of beautiful. Also, giant foreheads.