20 Million Miles To Earth (1957) - Feature

  • 10 years ago
Horror / Sci-Fi (1957) 82 minutes ~ Black & White

When the first manned flight to Venus, returns to Earth, the rocket crash-lands in the Mediterranean, near a small Italian fishing village. The locals manage to save one of the astronauts, Colonel Calder, the mission commander. A young boy also recovers what turns out to be a specimen of an alien creature. Growing at a fantastic rate, it manages to escape and eventually threatens the city of Rome, forcing the military to take drastic action.

Director: Nathan Juran

Writers: Robert Creighton Williams (screenplay), Christopher Knopf (screenplay)

Stars: William Hopper, Joan Taylor, Thomas Browne Henry