...That wasn't any ship or anything like it. That was just a ... a meteor or something. No doubt it did have something to do with all this power failure. Meteors can do crazy things. Like sunspots.
Mr. Brand ... you better not!
How is his car just up and started like that?
Les how is your car working?
You guys are sick people!
In 1960 there is a small town named maple street,In the USA. He saw a rawring flash of light in the sky. The people in the street thought it was a meteor. The telephone, stove and the lights were not working.
Oh no! Please no!
Tommy, a 14 year old boy, stands a few feet from the group. He stops Steve to tell him about the monsters that have arrived on Maple Street. Steve then tries to instill the group with optimism.
Tommy is the monster?
We will Kill him!
Les Goodman is accused for his car starting up all of a sudden. The people of Maple Street all accused him of taking side with the aliens since his car started all of a sudden when no one else's did.
. Understand the procedure now? Just stop a few of their machines and radios and telephones and lawn mowers. . . . Throw them into darkness for a few hours, and then just sit back and watch the pattern. Figure
A scary, mysterious creature approaches the group. Don hurries over to get his gun. Charlie then gets the gun and fires a shot at the creature. The creature screams in agony as the group of people hurry over to it. It was Pete Van Horn. The group then accuse of Charlie to be the alien because he killed Pete.
The people of Maple Street then spread apart and became a mob of people. They accused one another of being the alien. They started throwing rocks and objects at anyone who they thought were the aliens.
The aliens were the one who was in control of the power on Maple Street all along. The aliens just turned off some of their machines and let the humans destroy themselves. Therefore, there the people's fear are the real monsters becasue without it they wouldn't accuse of each other being an alien.