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Nebo zovyot (1959)

Two countries race to have the first successful landing on Mars.

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(as M. Karzhukov), | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ivan Pereverzev ...
Yevgeny Petrovich Kornev
Aleksandr Shvorin ...
Andrei Gordienko (Craig Matthews - US)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Linda Barrett ...
(U.S. version) (voice)
Konstantin Bartashevich ...
Klark (as K. Bartashevich)
Mikhail Belousov
Larisa Borisenko ...
Olvra (as L. Borisenko)
V. Chernyak ...
Gregori Vasilivich Somov
Viktor Dobrovolsky ...
Demchenko (as V. Dobrovolsky)
Frederick Farley ...
(U.S. version) (voice)
Sergey Filimonov ...
Troyan (as S. Filimonov)
Mary Kannon ...
(U.S. version) (voice)
Taisiya Litvinenko ...
Lena
Lawrence Loben ...
(U.S. version) (voice)
Lev Lobov ...
Sashko (as L. Lobov)
Edd Perry ...
(U.S. version) (voice)
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Storyline

Two countries race to have the first successful landing on Mars.

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Billions of light years away ... out in space beyond the sizzling sun ... in terrifying unknown worlds! See more »

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1962 (USA)  »

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Battle Beyond the Sun  »

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Trivia

Roger Corman bought the US rights to this film, re-edited it and released it as "Battle Beyond the Sun". See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of the movie (11:17) South Hemis has launched a rocket going to a space station carrying two astronauts. One of them is Dr Albert Gordon. Dr Gordon's wife Ruth also works on the project at ground control. Just after the launch Ruth is shown writing in what is likely a log book and at the top of the page the header reads North Hemis Space Agency instead of South Hemis. See more »

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What was the original about?
9 September 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have just posted a synopsis for this film and noted the major differences between the original Soviet production and the American release.

Although reported to be over 2 hours long my fully subtitled version is only 67 minutes.

I suspect that the a lot of the Soviet propaganda supposed to be in the film was removed before the subtitled version came out.

If anyone wants more details of the differences between the two films don't hesitate to contact me.

Also if anyone has a longer subtitled version of the original film I would also love to know how to source it


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