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Journey to the Seventh Planet (1962)

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Earth sends a five-man team to explore the frozen planet Uranus, only to find a temperate forest and sultry women from their past on it, courtesy of an alien brain with evil designs.

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Cast overview:
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Capt. Don Graham
Greta Thyssen ...
Greta
Carl Ottosen ...
Commander Eric
Peter Monch ...
Karl (as Peter Mönch)
Ove Sprogøe ...
Barry O'Sullivan
Louis Miehe-Renard ...
Svend (as Louis Meihe Renard)
Ann Smyrner ...
Ingrid
Ulla Moritz ...
Lise
Mimi Heinrich ...
Ursula
Annie Birgit Garde ...
Ellen
Bente Juel ...
Colleen
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Storyline

A U.N. space expedition to the planet Uranus discovers a bizarrely familiar world right out of their own heads, featuring places and people the crew members recall from their past. It's all part of a fantasy created by the planet's master, a giant, pulsating brain that can also turn their worst thoughts into reality. Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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planet | brain | forest | quicksand | barrier | See more »

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A Trip Into Pure Hell. See more »


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Release Date:

10 March 1962 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Viaje al séptimo planeta  »

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$74,600 (estimated)
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When officials at American International viewed the completed film, they decided that some of the Danish-produced special effects were so poor that they needed to be replaced. Two members of the independent special effects company Project Unlimited, Jim Danforth and Wah Chang, shot new footage to replace some of the Danish special effects. Some of the deleted footage was also replaced with tinted black-and-white monster footage from Earth vs the Spider (1958). See more »

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When the crew opens the door to the barn, a piece of equipment is swinging. It then stops swinging, but when they enter the barn, the piece of equipment is still swinging. See more »

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Eric: We're going to pay that mirage a little visit.
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This one calls for a remake.
23 April 2003 | by See all my reviews

As other reviewers have noted, what we have here is a great basic concept (and to think that the film predates "Solaris" by more than ten years!), trapped in a grade-Z production (appalling color-processing, cheap special effects, overuse of stock footage, etc.). The film would still make a pretty good "Twilight Zone" episode, but a well-made remake would be most welcome. (**)


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