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Nude on the Moon (1961)

| Fantasy, Sci-Fi | 1961 (USA)
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A rich rocket scientist organizes an expedition to the moon, which they discover is inhabited by nude women.

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(as Anthony Brooks), (as Anthony Brooks)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Marietta ...
Cathy / Moon Queen
William Mayer ...
Professor Nichols
Lester Brown ...
Dr. Jeff Huntley
Pat Reilly
Ira Magee
Lacey Kelly
Shelby Livingston
Robert W. Kyorimee
Joyce M. Geary
Charles Allen
Evelyn Burke
Joyce Brooks
Hugh Brooks
Mary Lassey
R.C. Lassey ...
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Dr. Huntley and Professor Nichols are able to complete their work on a moon rocket because of an unexpected inheritance. They travel to the moon, but find a lush garden paradise rather than a barren wasteland. They are captured by virtually naked telepathic humanoids and taken in front of the Great Council. The Moon Goddess decides they should be allowed to continue their experiments, and Dr. Huntley begins falling in love with her. Professor Nichols worries about getting Huntley to return to earth. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Girls on the Moon  »

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Trivia

When Dr. Huntley and the Professor are driving to the launch site, they pass the Variety Theater, which is showing Hideout in the Sun (1960). That film, which was Doris Wishman's first movie (this film was her second), launched her filmmaking career. See more »

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When the professor tells Jeff to say goodbye to the Moon Queen, she is holding a scepter that emits smoke. As the scene switches angles, the scepter changes from her right to her left hand and back again. See more »

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Professor: [Discussing the upcoming Moon trip] Well, if all goes according to plan, we'll be back in Miami in four days.
Dr. Jeff Huntley: Then you can get to see that movie you were talking about.
[They pass the Variety Theater, showing "Hideout In The Sun" in "Nudarama"]
Professor: Oh, I saw that last night.
Dr. Jeff Huntley: But you promised me you were going to get some rest.
Professor: The picture was well worth it.
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References Hideout in the Sun (1960) See more »

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Moon Doll
Sung by Ralph Young
Performed by Doc Severinsen
Words and Music by Judy J. Kushner (as Judith J. Kushner)
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Genre Hurrah #314: Long live the sci-fi nudie cutie!
11 January 1999 | by (Dublin, Ireland) – See all my reviews

Wow! This movie has it all! Get this: Two scientists go to the moon, in the dodgiest of rockets, and discover nudie (well, okay, topless then) space girls! One of them falls in love with the Empress of the Moon ( a dead ringer for his secretary back on Earth). The professor has got to be seen to be believed. See the two men sitting next to each other and communicating with each other via radio headsets! See the worst space suits ever! See the amazing professor enthuse about plants as moon girls play topless volley ball! Witness very spacey dancing from some of the weirder lunar lovelies! The only movie that makes the Queen of Outer Space seem like 2001! A true kitsch classic, and you can take that from a man who knows his cheese. Nineties remake, anyone?


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