April 1979 TV spot for the theatrical release of “Buck Rogers In The 25th Century” which was slightly edited to be the pilot episode of the NBC series of the same name the following September.
Planet of the Vampires Trailer (1965) – Mario Bava
Planet of the Vampires (1965, Science Fiction/Horror) Trailer for the Mario Bava directed film which is widely claimed to have inspired Ridley Scott’s Alien and Prometheus. In the near future the two spaceships Argos and Galliot are sent to investigate the mysterious planet Aura. As the Galliot lands on the planet her crew suddenly go berserk and attack each other. The strange event passes, but the crew soon discovers the crashed Argos – and learns that her crew died fighting each other! Investigating further, the explorers come to realize the existence of a race of bodiless aliens that seek to escape from their dying world.
A young farmer sets out to recruit mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet, which is under threat of invasion by the evil tyrant Sador and his armada of aggressors. This is campy early 80s science fiction cheese at its very best!