A shower of meteorites produces a glow that blinds anyone that looks at it. As it was such a beautiful sight, most people were watching, and as a consequence, 99% of the population go blind. This chaos results in the escape of some Triffids: experimental plants that are capable of moving themselves around and attacking people.
Cast: Howard Keel, Nicole Maurey, Janette Scott
94 minutes, colour, 1962, letterboxed