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Today in Movie History: March 15

Only one film today, but it’s a big one: the monsters from the id, otherwise known as Forbidden Plant, opened this day in 1956. Along with The Day the Earth Stood Still, it stands a the high water mark in a decade where science fiction ruled the box office, and its clever updating of Shakespeare’s The Tempest has helps it stand the test of time in the ensuing 60 years.

 

 

 

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