The first sci-fi film was made in 1902, but it would take more than 50 years for science fiction-loving audiences to find themselves in the Golden Age. From superhuman abilities to space exploration, show what you know about 1960s sci-fi cinema.
The miniaturized medical team only has six minutes left to perform life-saving brain surgery -- from inside the body, in which 1966 two-time Academy Award winner?
"The Navy vs. the Night Monsters"
Which psychedelic sci-fi sex-romp is based on Jean-Claude Forest's comics?
"Voyage of the Planet of Prehistoric Women"
Which is not a remake of 1964's "The Last Man on Earth?"
"I am Legend"
"The Andromeda Strain"
"The Omega Man"
Which 1966 sci-fi thriller starring Rock Hudson used footage of an actual surgical makeover -- a nose operation -- leaving audiences (and crew) physically ill?
"The Face of Another"
Which movie takes us to the year 802,701, when the world is populated with the peaceful Eloi and the monstrous Morlocks?
"The Time Machine"
"The Slime People"
Which sequel to 1958's "The Fly" came first, "Curse of the Fly" or "Return of the Fly?"
"Curse of the Fly"
"Return of the Fly" was released in 1959, six years before 1965's "Curse of the Fly."
Which sci-fi daydream was named Best Rediscovery by the Boston Society of Film Critics in 2014?
"Je t’aime, je t’aime"
What is the name of the 1962 photo-roman, 28-minute short that became the inspiration for "12 Monkeys" and other time-travel films?
"The Man in the High Castle"
"The Milky Way"
Which science fiction-meets-detective movie opened the 1965 New York Film Festival?
"Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine"
True or false: The 1964 sci-fi retelling of the classic novel, "Robinson Crusoe," stars Adam West.
What was the British sci-fi/horror film "Quatermass and the Pit" titled in the U.S.?
"Quatermass and the Pit"
"Eyes Without a Face"
"Five Million Years to Earth"
What's the name of the sentient computer that gave us the line, "I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that?"
Which story about a race of radiation-proof super beings is based on H.L. Lawrence's novel, "The Children of Light?"
"The Human Duplicators"
Who wins the climactic battle in 1962's "King Kong vs. Godzilla?"
King Kong wins!
Godzilla and King Kong tie
Which film, adapted from the novel "The Midwich Cuckoos" by John Wyndham, features blond-haired children with glowing eyes?
"Captain Nemo and the Underwater City"
"Village of the Damned"
"Visit to a Small Planet"
Which 1964 sci-fi comedy includes a bomb-loving, mad scientist with an artificial arm and a German accent?
"Dr. Strangelove: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb"
Dr. Who and the Daleks
No Survivors, Please
Who produced, directed, co-wrote and starred in the 1963 original version of "The Nutty Professor," a parody of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde?
An electrical accident does what to Dexter, played by a young Kurt Russell, in 1969's "The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes?"
fuses his brain with the computer
turns him into a robot
Which quote is not from 1968's "Planet of the Apes?"
I don't see how you could be amused by gorillas. I think they're dull.
You Maniacs! You blew it up!
Take your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape!
True or false: "Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea" stars Barbara Eden, Peter Lorre and singer Frankie Avalon.
Which Joseph Green-directed film is about a mad scientist who discovers how to keep human organs alive?
"The Amazing Transparent Man"
"The Brain That Wouldn't Die"
"Invasion of the Body Snatchers"
Released four months before the first moon landing, what late-60s film exploring a space emergency during the Apollo program stars Gregory Peck and Gene Hackman?
Which 1961 release could have been released three years earlier, but wasn't because of distribution problems?
"The Day the Earth Caught Fire"
"The Flight That Disappeared"
"The Most Dangerous Man Alive"
Although narrated, which sci-fi director gave us "The Beast of Yucca Flats," which doesn't have any dialogue?
Which of Ishirō Honda's kaiju characters is the second most-popular from Toho Studios?
Which 1961 film based on the novels "Robur the Conqueror" and "Master of the World" by Jules Verne stars Vincent Prince and Charles Bronson?
"Master of the World"
"Robur the Conqueror"
What is 1964's "The First Men in the Moon" known for?
its special effects
Which 1966 film has been mocked on Mystery Science Theater 3000 as one of the worst movies ever made?
"Santa Claus Conquers the Martians"
"Manos: The Hands of Fate"
"Monster a Go-Go!"
Which sci-fi movie with a beach-party feel starred a young Beau Bridges and an even younger Ron ("Ronny") Howard?
"Attack of the Puppet People"
"The Amazing Colossal Man"
"Village of the Giants"
Which song from the movie "Village of the Giants" did Quentin Tarantino use in the main title of his 2007 film "Death Proof?"