Aliens, contacting scientist Adam Penner, inform him that they have been on the moon for twenty thousand years, undetected due to their invisibility, and have now decided to annihilate humanity unless all the nations of earth surrender immediately. Sequestered in an impregnable laboratory trying to find the aliens' weakness, Penner, his daughter, a no-nonsense army major and a squeamish scientist are attacked from outside by the aliens, who have occupied the bodies of the recently deceased. Written by
Doug Sederberg <email@example.com>
An unearthly enemy defying modern science in a war to the death!
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Did You Know?
United Artists released this as the top of a double bill with The Four Skulls of Jonathan Drake
(1959). Both films were directed by Edward L. Cahn
, and despite each film listing a different production company, Premium Pictures and Vogue Pictures, both were actually produced by the same company. See more
The B-17 bomber crashes into a target laid out in sandbags on the ground. It is stock footage of an Air Force test experiment related to remote-controlled flying bombs. In practice, the plane would have been pilotless and would have been loaded with high explosives. See more
Dr. Adam Penner
Dear Lord, I pray that I am insane, that all that happened is only in my mind. I pray that tomorrow the sun will shine again on living things, not on a world where only the dead walk the Earth.
In the film, John Carradine's character is named Dr. Karol Noymann. In the ending cast list, his character is listed as "Carl Noymann." See more
Edited into The Angry Red Planet