Wednesday 7 May 2008

Prince Of Space (1959)

Monster Island News - Prince Of Space: "Prince of Space was originally a children's series that was produced for Japanese television. The episodes were chopped up and edited together to produce the feature film. The film suffers from this greatly. While again the acting, special effects and story were intended for children's TV the production is nowhere close to the standards of other Japanese sci-fi films made around the same time period, most notably, The Mysterians
y'see, when I was a kid, television was all very postmodern and interactive; it weren't nuthin' if you didn't jump right into the box with your own imagination.

are you going to talk, or do you want me to start with the children? ...