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Synopsis

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Film-maker Alex Cox introduces a season of classic cult films. Tonight:
Invasion ot the Body Snatchers starring
Kevin McCarthy Dana Wynter
The classic science-fiction thriller about the alien invasion of a small Californian community and one man's struggle to save the United States. Returning home from a business trip,
Dr Miles Bennell finds that his friends and patients are strangely altered - emotionless and somehow inhuman.
Gradually he discovers that their spirits have been infiltrated and that giant pods from outer space are taking over....
Screenplay by DANIEL MAINWARING
Based on the Collier's Magazine serial by JACK FINNEY
Produced by WALTER WANGER Directed by DON SIEGEL
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Contributors

Introduces: Alex Cox
Unknown: Kevin McCarthy
Unknown: Dana Wynter
Unknown: Dr Miles Bennell
Unknown: Daniel Mainwaring
Unknown: Jack Finney
Produced By: Walter Wanger
Directed By: Don Siegel
Miles Bennell: Kevin McCarthy
Becky Driscoll: Dana Wynter
Danny: Larry Gates
Jack: King Donovan
Theodora: Carolyn Jones
Sally: Jean Willes
Nick: Ralph Dumke
Wilma: Virginia Christine

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