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Queen of Outer Space (1958)

American astronauts are drawn by a mysterious force to the planet Venus, which they find to be inhabited only by beautiful women and their despotic queen.

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Cast

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Mary Ford ...
Venusian Girl
Marya Stevens ...
Venusian Girl
Laura Mason ...
Venusian Girl
Lynn Cartwright ...
Venusian Girl
Kathy Marlowe ...
Venusian Girl
Coleen Drake ...
Venusian Girl
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Storyline

En route to Earth's orbiting space station, a spaceship with four men aboard is attacked and they awaken after their spaceship crash lands. One of them, Professor Konrad, determines they have landed on Venus, a planet scientists had believed to be uninhabitable. They are taken prisoner by the inhabitants, all beautiful women, who imprisoned the men and took control of the planet. Their masked Queen, Yllana, has plans to destroy the Earth with their beta disintegrator but there is dissent among them led by the beautiful Talleah. Written by garykmcd

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Millions of Miles Through The Unknown Universe! See more »


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Unrated | See all certifications »
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7 September 1958 (USA)  »

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Queen of the Universe  »

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Did You Know?

Trivia

Many of the models, sets, and special effects are taken from World Without End (1956). See more »

Goofs

When Talleah enters the prisoners' room, she leaves a tray with food on the table. Next scenes, the table is empty and no traces of the tray. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Larry Turner: [reacting to the Venusians and their ray guns] They speak English!
Venusian guard: Go, go, go!
Prof. Konrad: I believe we better accept the invitation
Lt. Mike Cruze: Yeah, the way those shooting irons of theirs work, I'm with you, Doc.
Lt. Larry Turner: Well, you heard what the babe said.
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Referenced in American Grindhouse (2010) See more »

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A Camp Classic
29 September 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

This is definitely a camp classic. The fact that Zsa Zsa Gabor tries to play this film as straight drama is worth a look at it alone. Also, this film is populated with a bunch of women who probably came straight off of a Las Vegas showroom and make Pamela Anderson look like Katherine Hepburn. Also, the special effects are some of the worst since the heyday of Ed Wood. This film definitely is one of those that fall into the category of being so bad that its funny.


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