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Teenagers from Outer Space -- A young alien (David Love) falls for a pretty teenage Earth girl (Dawn Anderson) and they team up to try to stop the plans of his invading cohorts...
Teenagers from Outer Space -- A young alien (David Love) falls for a pretty teenage Earth girl (Dawn Anderson) and they team up to try to stop the plans of his invading cohorts...

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Director:
Writer:
Tom Graeff (written by)
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Release Date:
June 1959 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Teenage hoodlums from another world on a horrendous rampage! See more »
Plot:
A young alien (David Love) falls for a pretty teenage Earth girl (Dawn Anderson) and they team up to try to stop the plans of his invading cohorts... See more » | Full synopsis »
User Reviews:
This movie is the prime example of 50s B movie sci-fi. See more (88 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
David Love ... Derek
Dawn Bender ... Betty Morgan (as Dawn Anderson)
Bryan Grant ... Thor
Harvey B. Dunn ... Gramps Morgan
Tom Graeff ... Joe Rogers (as Tom Lockyear)
King Moody ... Spacecraft Captain (as Robert King Moody)
Helen Sage ... Nurse Morse
Frederick Welch ... Dr. C.R. Brandt, MD (as Frederic Welch)
Carl Dickensen ... Gas Station Attendant
Sonia Torgeson ... Alice Woodward
Billy Bridges ... Driver picking up Thor
James Conklin ... Prof. Simpson
Gene Sterling ... The Alien Leader
Ralph Lowe ... Moreal, Spaceship Crew
Bill DeLand ... Saul, Spaceship Crew
Ursula Hansen ... Hilda
Robert Williams ... TV Newsman (as Bob Williams)
Don DeClue ... Generating Plant Worker
Don Chambers ... Dr. Mason
Jim MacGeorge ... Mac, a Cop
Kent Rogers ... Harry, a Cop
Sol Resnick ... Mason's Assistant
Bob Regas ... Johnson (as Robert Regas)

Ross Evans ... School Janitor (as Horst Ehrhardt)

Directed by
Tom Graeff 
 
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Tom Graeff (written by)

Produced by
Tom Graeff .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Tom Graeff (uncredited)
 
Film Editing by
Tom Graeff (uncredited)
 
Makeup Department
Paul Blaisdell .... special fx props (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Paul Blaisdell .... effects props (uncredited)
Tom Graeff .... special effects (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Tom Graeff .... music coordinator (uncredited)
Geordie Hormel .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
William Loose .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Spencer Moore .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Fred Steiner .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Tom Graeff .... presenter
Bryan Grant .... production associate (as Bryan G. Pearson)
David Love .... production associate (as C.R. Kaltenthaler)
Gene Sterling .... production associate
 
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Runtime:
86 min | USA:72 min (DVD)
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Certification:
Canada:PG (Ontario) | Finland:K-18 (2004) (self applied) | UK:PG (video rating) (2004) | UK:X (original rating) (1960) | USA:Unrated (2005 DVD release) | USA:Approved (PCA #19288)

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Trivia:
The film's producers could not afford to construct a giant lobster, so only its shadow is seen - cast, no doubt, by a normal-sized lobster.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Thor's jumpsuit has bloodstains on the chest and right arm before his surgery. When he stumbles into the outer office the bloodstains are gone, and when he confronts the nurse they're visible again.See more »
Quotes:
Betty Morgan:You won't be going back ever, will you?
Derek:I shall make the earth my home, and I shall never, never leave it.
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Soundtrack:
Eerie Heavy Echo (L-1203)See more »

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22 out of 22 people found the following review useful.
This movie is the prime example of 50s B movie sci-fi., 4 July 2004
Author: Chuck Straub from Mansfield, CT USA

This film is a prime example of the low budget 1950s B movie sci-fi. This movie is the 50s and that's the best reason of why you should see it. Anyone who is interested in 50s sci-fi, has to see Teenagers From Outer Space. The flaws are so numerous they can't be counted, and the acting is as bad as the script. The only monsters in the movie are the Gargons, which are lobsters. Apart from these flaws, Teenagers From Outer Space is a fun movie. I've watched it several times and find it very entertaining. The alien's death ray gun is quite impressive, as are the scenes in which it is used. View this movie remembering it is 1959. I would think this film would have been quite popular and very scary back then. Sit down, relax and get a bowl of popcorn. Pop in the DVD or VCR and have a good time watching this fun, exciting 1950s sci-fi thriller.

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