Invasion of the Body Snatchers

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Die Dämonischen ( West Germany ), Die Invasion der Körperfresser ( West Germany ), Inwazja lowców cial ( Poland ), L'invasion des profanateurs de sépulture ( France ), L'invasione degli ultracorpi ( Italy ), La invasión de los ladrones de cuerpos ( Spain ), La invasión de los usurpadores de cuerpos ( Venezuela ), Oi anthropoi tou tromou ( Greece ), Plishut Hotfay Ha-Goofote ( Israel ), Ruumiinryöstäjät tulevat ( Finland ), Sleep No More ( ), They Came from Another World ( USA ), Vampiros de Almas ( Brazil ), Varastetut ihmiset ( Finland ), Världsrymden anfaller ( Sweden ), Walter Wanger's Invasion of the Body Snatchers ( USA )


Invasion of the Body Snatchers
  • 05 February 1956

  • Horror / Sci-Fi / Thriller

  • USA

  • 80 min

  • 1 win

  • 8.0

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Kevin McCarthy

Dr. Miles J. Bennell

Dana Wynter

Becky Driscoll

Larry Gates

Dr. Dan 'Danny' Kauffman

King Donovan

Jack Belicec


Dr Miles Bennell returns his small town practice to find several of his patients suffering the paranoid delusion that their friends or relatives are impostors. He is initially skeptical, especially when the alleged dopplegängers are able to answer detailed questions about their victim's lives, but he is eventually persuaded that something odd has happened and determines to find out what is causing this phenomenon. This film can be seen as a paranoid 1950s warning against ... more

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great classic31 March 2016

Lots of television shows and films owe a great debt to this picture, most notably 'The Invaders' and 'The X-Files'.





Remakes are rubbish21 July 2015

There have been two remakes - one featuring Jeff Goldblum and the other Nicole Kidman. Both actors are too weak to carry it off. The original is the best.





Thanks for that comment good to know.19 January 2012

Thanks for that comment good to know.

Mad About Movies




thanks16 December 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.






One of my favorite sci-fi movies of all time. This original 1956 version is far better than the remake. Recommended.





Thanks for that comment good to know23 February 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

type casting




Recommend it02 February 2011

Over the years, the film has been interpreted in many ways, although the filmmakers have denied intentionally inserting a message into the story. In any case, be it an allegory for the fear of McCarthyism, nuclear radiation, conformity or general alienation in the pressures of the modern world,... more

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