Martian Invasion was a "B" movie filmed in the Nevada desert, staring Slim and Maguire as police officers. It was directed, Goldheimer, who had been given his last chance at making a successful movie. Financial backing, of four million dollars, was invested by the mysterious Mr Stutt, who also helped to supervise the movie. The film was produced by Bletcher.
Unknown Irish Actor, Maguire, and supporting actor, Slim, starred as the trapped policemen.
The Martians are played by Pete and Ray.
On Set Filmcrew and SupportEdit
Two policemen, responding to a flying saucer report, find themselves attacked by Martians and trapped in a cave.
Very few props were needed, but the star of the show was the full size Martian flying saucer with its gas canister launcher.
The Martians have the Police officers trapped in a cave, they will not "surrender" so the Martian seals them in.
Other Appearances (Isn't That...?)Edit
- 1. Maguire was also seen in The Duchess Assignment as a croupier and latter as a guard. In Edge Of Impact he was seen as a policeman.
- 2. Slim: was not seen in any other episode.
- 3. Pete: [?]
- 4. Ray was also Chandler in The Duchess Assignment.
- 5. Bletcher was Maxie in The Cham-Cham.
- 6. Director of Photography was seen in several other episodes, including Asher in Sun Probe.
- 7. Production Manager was also the Irish Farmer in Operation Crash-Dive.
- 8. Brian also appears in 30 Minutes After Noon as Dempsey, in The Mighty Atom as a Reactor Station Guard, in Operation Crash-Dive as the Fireflash 3 Pilot, in The Impostors as Carela, and in The Cham-Cham as Macklin.
- 9. Make-up Girl
- 10. Mr. Stutt
- 11. Props supervisor: Johnny from Pit of Peril
- 12. Movie script editor: TV Reporter (Sun Probe)
- 13. Sound engineer: Banino