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Le voyage à travers l'impossible (1904)

Using every known means of transportation, several savants from the Geographic Society undertake a journey through the Alps to the Sun which finishes under the sea.

Director:

Georges Méliès

Writers:

Georges Méliès, Jules Verne (play) | 1 more credit »
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Storyline

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

29 October 1904 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

An Impossible Voyage See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Georges Méliès,Star-Film See more »
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Silent

Color:

Color (hand-colored)| Black and White

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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melies second great masterpiece after trip to the moon
30 June 2002 | by karl-68See all my reviews

really a great hand colored early science fiction movie with full of early special effects,greatest moment in the film that they reach the sun and go into the suns mouth with a train,this scene is very familiar with the trip to the moon when they reach the moon. The tour through the swiss landscape is also a great moment.


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