This Island Earth

Two mortals trapped in outer space... challenging the unearthly furies of an outlaw planet gone mad!

This Island Earth (1955)

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Aliens have landed and are hiding on planet earth. They need the earth’s scientists to help them fight a war between planets. A science fiction B-movie from the 1950’s that stands out from the rest and has since gained cult status.

Director: Joseph M. Newman
Writers: Franklin Coen, George Callahan.

Release Date: 1955-06-01
Status: Released
Run time: 87 min / 1:27
Budget: $800,000
Production Company : Universal International Pictures (UI)
Production Country: United States of America



Jeff Morrow
Faith Domergue
Dr. Ruth Adams
Rex Reason
Dr. Cal Meacham
Lance Fuller
Russell Johnson
Steve Carlson
Douglas Spencer
The Monitor of Metaluna
Robert Nichols
Joe Wilson
Karl Ludwig Lindt
Dr. Adolph Engelborg
Richard Deacon
Coleman Francis
Express Deliveryman
Robert Williams
Regis Parton


Directing Joseph M. Newman Director
Writing Franklin Coen Screenplay
Production William Alland Producer
Camera Clifford Stine Director of Photography
Editing Virgil W. Vogel Editor
Art Alexander Golitzen Art Direction
Art Richard H. Riedel Art Direction
Art Russell A. Gausman Set Decoration
Art Julia Heron Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Rosemary Odell Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Joan St. Oegger Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Bud Westmore Makeup Artist
Writing Raymond F. Jones Story
Writing George Callahan Screenplay

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