Men Into Space: Season 1, Episode 19

Dateline: Moon (10 Feb. 1960)

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A maverick journalist wins an opportunity to visit the Moon base. An opportunist he will look for anyway to manufacture a story, and his gambling habits put him at odds with the base commander.



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Episode cast overview:
William Lundigan ...
Col. Edward McCauley
Harry Lauter ...
Jimmy Manx
Ray Montgomery ...
Paul Carson
Lisa Gaye ...
Joyce Lynn
King Calder ...
Patrick Waltz ...
Henry Gorman
Dennis Moore ...
Moonbase Crewman
Dana Enlow ...
Brad Forrest ...
Moonbase Crewman


Jimmy Manx is one of two men who win a drawing to be the first reporter on the moon. However, Jimmy is eager to get a story at any cost, and salts a dig site with a fake alien artifact so that he can broadcast it on worldwide television and get the scoop of his life. Written by Gislef

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Morrison: Well, Colonel, I can only repeat to you personally what we've already told the world. We apologize for the actions of Jimmy Manx.
Col. Edward McCauley: What's going to become of him?
Morrison: I don't know. He's through forever in this business. No one will ever have anything to do with him.
Col. Edward McCauley: Yeah, he tried to fake life on the moon. Now he's going to have to try and find a new life here on earth.
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