20 Million Miles to Earth (1957) Poster


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Edited from 

The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
The shots of galaxies and two planets seen during the opening credits sequence, are footage from the main title sequence of the earlier movie.

Edited into 

Fantastic Dinosaurs of the Movies (1990) (Video)
The trailer is shown in this video.


King Kong (1933)
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)
The general says that the crashed space vessel has landed "20,000 leagues under the sea," squeezing in a timely reference to a popular recent movie.

Referenced in 

Piranha (1978)
Clash of the Titans (1981)
Kraken looks alot like Ymir, another Ray Harryhausen creation.
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
The movie poster is seen on a bedroom wall.
Hunting Grounds (2009)
A model of the Ymir creature from the movie is seen in the dorm room in the opening sequence.
Toki o kakeru shôjo (2010)
Poster in Movie Research Society's clubroom.
Morte e Morte de Johnny Zombie (2011) (Short)
DVD cover
Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2011)
The film is discussed.
The Cinema Snob: The Beast (2012) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions this film's existence.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIV (2013) (TV Episode)
Ymir makes an appearance in the opening.
Birth of the Living Dead (2013)
Poster is shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Top 15 Silver Age Sci-Fi (2016) (TV Episode)
gets honorable mention

Featured in 

Explorers (1985)
A clip from the film is shown.
The Charmings: Incredible Shrinking Prince (1987) (TV Episode)
The film is prominently featured several times on the family's TV.
Monsterama Sci-Fi Late Night Creature Feature Show Vol. 1 (1996) (Video)
This film's theatrical trailer is featured.
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Væsener fra fremmede planeter (1996) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann recaps the history of aliens from other worlds featured in sci-fi films, comic books and other fiction, mentioning the film + clip shown
The Harryhausen Chronicles (1998) (TV Movie)
Film Breaks: Wheeling Them In (1999) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed
Troldspejlet: Episode #28.15 (2002) (TV Episode)
The DVD release is reviewed and footage is used.
The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)
Footage of the Ymir was shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Creature from the Black Lagoon (2007) (TV Episode)
A clip of Ymir was shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Hammer Films (2007) (TV Episode)
A clip of Ymir was shown.
Svengoolie: 20 Million Miles to Earth (2008) (TV Episode)
The Real Monsters of Hollywood (2010) (Short)
Footage clips are shown.
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Ray Harryhausen 1/2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Ray Harryhausen created stop-motion animation for this film. Clip shown.
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Ray Harryhausen 2/2 (2014) (TV Episode)
AniMat says the Kraken in Clash of the Titans looks like the monster in this Ray Harryhausen film. Clip shown.
Finding Harryhausen with Dennis Muren (2017) (Video)
clips shown

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