Public Domain Movies - Science Fiction & Horror

Plan 9 from Outer Space (1958)

plan 9 from outer space, Plan 9, zombie movie, zombie film, film about aliens, worst film, worst zombie film, aliens zombies, aliens make zombies

Plan 9 from Outer Space is a science fiction/horror film about aliens ressurecting the dead bodies of earth people and using the resulting zombies to further their plans for world domination. The film's main claim to fame is probably the fact that it is believed by many to be the worst film ever made.You can find out more about Plan 9 from Outer Space at A Passion For Horror

Trapped By Television 1936

Comedy, scifi, television, Feature Films

Not to be confused with "Murder By Television" starring Bela Lugosi. This film is about a young inventor trying to get his television system financed. A gang of crooks are out to stop him. This film is considered science fiction by many because the concept of television was still on the drawing boards in the 30's, but it's also a comedy. Stars Lyle Talbot, Mary Astor, Nat Pendleton, and Joyce Compton. Whether you would consider this scifi or not, you should find it entertaining anyway.

Horror Express (with spanish subtitles)

horror, Thriller, Mistery

An English anthropologist has discovered a frozen monster in the frozen wastes of Manchuria which he believes may be the Missing Link. Audio: English, Subtitles: Spanish

Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter (1966)

horror, Comedy, Frankenstein, monster, public domain, feature length movie

Taken from the IMDB: Legendary outlaw of the Old West Jesse James, on the run from Marshal MacPhee, hides out in the castle of Baron Frankenstein's granddaughter Maria, who proceeds to transform Jesse's slow-witted pal Hank into a bald zombie, which she names Igor.

The Phantom Planet

Sci-Fi, asteroid, Movie Powder, avi

After an invisible asteroid draws an astronaut and his ship to its surface, he is miniaturized by the phantom planet's exotic atmosphere. - IMDB Description

Indestructible Man

horror, sci-fi, Lon Chaney

Betrayed by his fellow criminals, Lon Chaney, Jr. is executed, but has his chance for revenge when he is reanimated by a scientist. (This copy seems to have no gaps.) Find out more at the IMDB. (The video is interlaced in the MPEG2 file. If viewing with VLC, deinterlace with menu-path Video/Deinterlace/Blend.) The mpeg2 file can be loaded into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) to create a DVD.

The Lost World

Science Fiction, Sci-Fi, prehistoreic, ♠ sillents

The Lost World, 1925. Adapted from a book by A. Conan Doyle and directed by Harry O. Hoyt with a performance by Wallace Beery., this movie is specially interesting for special effects by Willis O'brien who later became famoâ us for his special effects in the original film of King Kong.

The Hands of Orlac (1924)

orlac, Silent, film, wiene

Orlacs Hände (English language title: "The Hands of Orlac"; French title: "Les Mains d'Orlac") is an Austrian silent film of 1924. This late Expressionist work, produced by Robert Wiene, has been remade twice.

The Brain That Wouldn't Die Theatrical Version (82 min.)

The Brain That Wouldn't Die, MST3K, sci-fi, Uncut, Extended, Theatrical

This is The Brain That Wouldn't Die, but this is a better transfer than what I have seen on the Archive with all 82 min, plus this is widescreen, unlike most of the other copies on the Archive. IMDB for this movie: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052646/ (p.s. I'm not calling this the uncut version because the uncut version, according to wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Brain_That_Wouldn%27t_Die#DVD_releases), is 85 min.

Carnival of Souls ( iPod Video Version )

public domain film, horror, Video iPod

During a drag race, Mary Henry and her two friends are forced off of a bridge. Their car sinks into the depths of a river. Mary emerges unharmed from the river, the sole survivor of the crash. She begins a new life as a church organist. Mary suddenly finds herself haunted by a ghostly figure that seems to stalk her. This horror / thriller film is part of the Feature Film Archives and has been reformatted to work with the Video iPod.

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