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Missile to the Moon (1958)

 -  Drama | Sci-Fi  -  29 June 1960 (Mexico)
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Escaped convicts Gary and Lon are caught hiding in a rocket by scientist Dirk Green, who forces them to pilot the ship to the moon. Dirk, who's secretly a moon being, wants to return to his... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Travis ...
Steve Dayton
Cathy Downs ...
June Saxton
K.T. Stevens ...
The Lido
Tommy Cook ...
Gary
Nina Bara ...
Alpha
Gary Clarke ...
Lon
Michael Whalen ...
Dirk Green
Laurie Mitchell ...
Lambda
...
Zema (as Marjorie Hellen)
Henry Hunter ...
Col. Wickers
Lee Roberts ...
Pat Mowry ...
Moon Girl
Tania Velia ...
Moon Girl
Sanita Pelkey ...
Moon Girl
Lisa Simone ...
Moon Girl
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Storyline

Escaped convicts Gary and Lon are caught hiding in a rocket by scientist Dirk Green, who forces them to pilot the ship to the moon. Dirk, who's secretly a moon being, wants to return to his home satellite. Dirk's partner Steve Dayton and his fiancé June stowaway on the ship by accident. Will they all make it back safely? Written by Mark Holcomb <mholcomb@europa.com>

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Man reaches Moon...a strange forbidding race See more »

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Drama | Sci-Fi

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29 June 1960 (Mexico)  »

Also Known As:

Bestie des Grauens  »

Box Office

Budget:

$65,000 (estimated)
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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Leading lady Cathy Downs' screams are dubbed - they were taken from Allison Hayes and the soundtrack of Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958). See more »

Goofs

The rocketship bottom used in the moon sequence is very clearly a cardboard cut-out. See more »

Quotes

The Lido: You have not even commented on my blindness.
Steve Dayton: I was very sorry to see it.
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So bad--it's good
20 December 1998 | by (Hong Kong) – See all my reviews

Terrible FX, horrible acting, I LOVED IT!

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