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THE INCREDIBLE SHRINKING MAN
1957, Universal, 81 min, Dir: Jack Arnold

Based on his novel and screenplay, writer Richard Matheson’s landmark sci-fi story stars Grant Williams as a man who begins to shrink uncontrollably after he’s exposed to nuclear fallout. As he grows smaller and smaller, everyday objects - and animals - take on a terrifying dimension. A stunning reimagining of the world we live in, from the author of "I Am Legend" and countless film and television programs including HOUSE OF USHER, THE RAVEN, DUEL and "The Twilight Zone."


CEASE FIRE
1953, Kino Lorber, 75 min, USA, Dir: Owen Crump

This unique and unforgettable war documentary (one of the first of its kind in 3-D) features real American soldiers re-enacting a Korean War operation as Lieutenant Thompson and 13 others in his platoon face countless hurdles that all lead to a harrowing finale. The re-enactments are spliced with real battle footage from the mission that blurs the line between reality and fiction. The New York Times called it “a robust, hair-raising realization of the ruggedness of the foot soldiers’ war in the ugly hills of Korea.”


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