The Invasion (2007)
Film / Science Fiction

The Invasion (2007)

Previous adaptations of Jack Finney’s novel The Body Snatchers (1954) had cannily reflected something of the times in which they’d been made. Don Siegal’s 1956 Invasion of the Body Snatchers was shot through with McCarthyite angst about the Red Menace; Philip Kaufman’s 1978 remake effortlessly captured the paranoid zeitgeist of the late 1970s, turning the … Continue reading