What do you think of the movie?


I thought it was ok. Just ok.

Zack Gregson

I think you're the cause of all this! I think you're evil! EVIL!

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I have to say I like this little film.
It was on in the UK a week ago and I watched it again. Ok, it is no "Alien" or "The Day The Earth Stood Still" but it has a certain charm and some spooky moments.
More great fun than great film.

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I read the book and this film is a perfect example of how to bungle a film adaptation of a good book. The book is surprisingly well written and features the police trying to track down "Medra" - "Mr Bostok" in the novel. There aren't any soldiers in it at all. The characters are all well rounded out and the narrative is crystal clear.

I thoroughly recommend the book THE NIGHT CALLERS by Frank Crisp, to anyone interested in science fiction, or film making.

Paul Murphy.

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Personally it's one of my favorite movies ever. Of course nostalgia has allot to do with it. I first saw this here in the States as a 10 year old on Saturday night "Creature Features" from a NY television station back around 1969 or 1970 or so. I have the DVD and I think it's still very well made. I appreciate it even more now, even if it, obviously, doesn't scare me much anymore 40 years later. I love it from the very starting theme song-it's so 1960's (and captures the mood of the times very well) and the great opening shot over England is just very well done. Fantastic opening photography.
Matter of fact I think i'll watch the DVD again tonight at 8:30pm-the same time that "Creature Features" used to air when I was a kid.
Of course i'm not comparing it to the novel, i'm just judging this only on it's own merits. They sure don't make horror movies like this anymore...

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Thought NC was enjoyable. Most of these low budget Horror/Sci-Fis were not meant to be dissected by Roger Ebert, but to simply entertain. I'm glad they exist. Much fun!

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I remember seeing only part of this movie as a kid on CBC Channel 9 in Windsor---they used to show horror film every Friday night at midnight in the early '80's--I'd also watch SCREAM THEATRE on WXYZ Channel Seven at 1:00. I do recall one creepy scene when a woman in the film is alone in a room,she hears this strange noise and feels an even stranger presence and starts getting scared---until a man turns the light on and everything becomes normal---wouldn't mind seeing that again!

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