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Invasion USA: Anti-Communist Movies of the 1950s and 1960s by David J. Hogan (2017)

Invasion USA: Anti-Communist Movies of the 1950s and 1960s by David J. Hogan (2017)

With motion pictures as one of the most powerful instruments to display the enemies’ (i.e. the USSR’s) efforts to destroy the trust of the American people in their country in the mid-1950s, a number of movies by US studios were produced. The plots centered mostly around Soviet spies, communist agents or Americans, who had lost […]

Keep Watching the Skies! American Science Fiction Movies of the Fifties by Bill Warren (2016)

Keep Watching the Skies! American Science Fiction Movies of the Fifties by Bill Warren (2016)

The 1950s were a unique time when many aggressors, real and imaginative, seemingly threatened not only the people and the political system of the United States, but Earth itself. One product of these anxieties were science fiction movies that more often than not gave (not so pretty) faces and (not so nice) names to the […]