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Aliens take five people, give them small capsules which can kill mankind without additional damage, with the understanding they will colonize Earth only if they use the weapons.
This was based on a novel by John Mantley. Mantley himself wrote the screenplay. This may explain why this film is regarded as more intelligent than most low budget science fiction films of that period.
Dr. Karl Neuhaus:
As soon as I heard of the ultimatum, I subjected myself to a fatal overdose of gamma radiation.
When the doctor stands in the life raft waiting for the bomb to detonate, he stands perfectly still. If the raft was actually in the ocean, there would be movement.
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