This Island Earth

This Island Earth (1955)

  • Genre: Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 1955-06-01
  • User Rating: 5.5/10 from 57 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 27min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Universal International Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Joseph M. Newman
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Aliens have landed and are hiding on Earth, but need Earth’s scientists to help them fight an inter-planetary war.

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  • Rex Reason

    as Dr. Cal Meacham
  • Faith Domergue

    as Dr. Ruth Adams
  • Jeff Morrow

    as Exeter
  • Lance Fuller

    as Brack
  • Russell Johnson

    as Steve Carlson
  • Robert Nichols

    as Joe Wilson
  • Douglas Spencer

    as The Monitor of Metaluna
  • Karl Ludwig Lindt

    as Dr. Adolph Engelborg
  • Robert Williams

    as Webb
  • Coleman Francis

    as Express Deliveryman
  • Richard Deacon

    as Spacecraft Pilot
  • Regis Parton

    as Mutant
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