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The Flying Saucer ()


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Both the CIA and KGB investigate UFOs in Alaska: friend or foe?

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Mike Trent
Pat Garrison ...
Vee Langley
Hantz von Teuffen ...
Hans
Earle Lyon ...
Alex Muller (as Erl Lyon)
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Col. Marikoff
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Hank Thorn
Frank Darien ...
Matt Mitchell
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Turner
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Dr. Carl Lawton
Garry Owen ...
Bartender at Ernie's
Virginia Hewitt ...
Nanette
George Baxter ...
Fred Burnside
Philip Morris ...
Dreamland Bartender
Robert Boon ...
Barge Captain

Directed by

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Mikel Conrad

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Mikel Conrad ... (original story)
 
Howard Irving Young ... (screen adaptation)

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Mikel Conrad ... producer
Morris M. Wein ... associate producer

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Darrell Calker

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Philip Tannura ... (as Phillip Tannura)

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Robert O. Crandall ... (as Robert Crandall)

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Charles D. Hall

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Murray Waite

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Harry Ross ... makeup artist

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Lincoln A. Widder ... production manager

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Mack V. Wright ... assistant director (as Mack Wright)

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Frank Moran ... sound (as F.W. Moran)

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Darrell Calker ... musical director

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Geraldine Wright ... set continuity
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Plot Summary

The CIA sends playboy Mike Trent to Alaska with agent Vee Langley, posing as his "nurse," to investigate flying saucer sightings. At first, installed in a hunting lodge, the two play in the wilderness. But then they sight a saucer. Investigating, our heroes clash with an inept gang of Soviet spies, also after the saucer secret. Written by Rod Crawford

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Taglines Have we visitors from outer space? See more »
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Also Known As
  • El platillo volante (Spain)
  • El disco volador (Venezuela)
  • El platillo volador (Venezuela)
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  • 69 min
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Trivia According to the dates shown on two telegrams, the basic action of the film takes place mid-August 1949. See more »
Goofs A black bear is shown when the plot indicates the more dangerous brown or grizzly bear. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in It Came from Hollywood (1982). See more »
Crazy Credits Before the title, a message, 'We gratefully acknowledge the cooperation of those in authority who made the release of the "Flying Saucer" film possible at this time.' See more »
Quotes Mike Trent: [to Thorn] I'm not going to Alaska. I'm having too much fun in New York.
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