Monday, June 11, 2007
The Invasion - Trailer
Here's the trailer for the fourth film version based on Jack Finney's story Invasion of the Body Snatchers
The first version was filmed in 1956 and starred Kevin McCarthy, famous for "They're here already! You're next! You're next, You're next... "
A scene which McCarthy played again in a cameo in the 1978 version starring Donald Sutherland, Jeff Goldblum, Leonard Nimoy, Brooke Adams and Veronica Cartwright.
Abel Ferrara filmed his version under the title of Body Snatchers in 1993. This new version is simply called The Invasion.
A similar tale was written a few years before Invasion of the Body Snatchers by Robert A Heinlein called The Puppet Masters (1951) this was also turned into a film starring Donald Sutherland in 1994
Posted by Andrew Glazebrook at 3:27 AM