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Village of the Spammed  (1964)

Alternative Titles: Spam Overload, Tomorrow's World, The Village People

Genre: Sci-Fi

Plot:
The small village of Pooton is subject to a time-bending mystery as inhabitants within a three-mile radius fall unconscious one morning.

Upon waking, they discover their wirelesses have evolved into internet-ready laptop computers of the future.

The awe doesn't last, as slowly they are completely taken over by spam emails offering Viagra, penis enlargements, and university diplomas.

Starring: Alan Bates and Julie Christie.

Quotes:
Ernie: "You've got mail!"


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Directed by: Milton Keynes. UK Black & White.

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