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1957 science fiction horror film, released as Mysterious Invader in the UK. The movie was shown on a double-bill with the longest titled movie of the time, Roger Corman's, The Saga of the Viking Women and Their Voyage to the Waters of the Great Sea Serpent (1957).
A scientist and a gang that has kidnapped a rich heiress come up against a sexy blonde alien with a skin-tight metallic suit, high heels, lipstick, and incredible eyebrows who has crash-landed her spaceship on Earth. She wanders around killing people, due to being highly radioactive. But the scientist discovers that she is not a willing killer, but only asking for help, unaware of how dangerous she is to humans.
There are Weird Wide Web rumours abound that the silent "she monster" of the movie, Shirley Kilpatrick, is an early role for actress Shirley Stoler. Stoler would later appear in such classics as The Deer Hunter (1978), Desperately Seeking Susan (1985) and Frankenhooker (1990).
A classic piece of b-movie sci-fi fluff and nonsense, that has all the elements you'd expect from a "so-bad-its-good" movie of the period. Hammy acting, bad dialogue, melodramatic narration, a cliché rammed story-line, cheesy special effects, and a deadly female alien wearing a skin-tight catsuit. What more could any b-movie fan ask for? A perfect combination for any lover of 50s b-movies. That won't disappoint.