I’m not going to review Project Bluebook, (not much) because I only saw the first two episodes. I enjoyed ACTOR’S NAME and the production is very good, but I’m with the camp who are upset over the inaccuracies. They seem to be so . . . intentional.
One thing that has me curious, is the Russian lesbian spy angle. Further attempts by the Russians to get at U.S. flying saucer secrets include a red-lipsticked blonde lesbian spy trying to seduce innocent Mrs. Hynek.
Are we serious here! Straight out of 1950s pulp fiction. As if UFOs, government conspiracies, heavy handed thugs, looming monsters, and MIB aren’t enough, throw in a femme fatale and lesbian luring the innocent.
I’m not sure what the point here is with that. Pure exploitive titilation for its own sake I guess.
Not that there’s anything wrong with that, by the way. Except it isn’t accurate, in the context of Hynek. Why present this story with so much crap to muddle things? Were the producers worried the culture is bored with UFOs and needed more? Why the Flatwoods Monster as mutant tree instead of what was actually reported? And so on.