Opens with narrator reading scrolling text
“After half a century, this story can finally be told. Based on documents long classified as Top Secret, and hidden away in Pentagon files for almost fifty years, and pieced together from scant eye-witness testimony of the few remaining survivors, this is the unbelievable tale of the…”
Text appears on screen: Attack of the Cactus People!
SCENE 1: ATOMIC BOMB TEST IN THE DESERT
Fade to stock footage of above ground atomic bomb tests of the 1950s. Include blockhouse interiors, observers in lawn chairs and oversized sunglasses, troops assembling in trenches. Follow this with a series of bomb blasts, especially the Fort Hood Test of 1957.