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?
His role as Adam Penner was the final role for Philip Tonge
. He died on January 28 1959 before this film went into release on May 15 (shooting began December 11 1958). See more
The radio code for the bunker is "Able Fox Niner Six", but when Dr. Penner tries to radio the military near the end he gives their call sign as simply "Able Fox Six". 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