From the Earth to the Moon
Release Date: January 1st, 1958
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 40 min.
Following the Civil War, demolition expert Victor Barbicane (Joseph Cotten) develops the world's most powerful explosive, Power X. When other countries warn that the weaponization of Power X may be seen as an act of war, Barbicane and his rival, Stuyvesant Nicholl (George Sanders), join forces to create a Power X-fueled rocket to the moon. With Barbicane's assistant, Ben (Don Dubbins), and Nicholls' stowaway daughter, Virginia (Debra Paget), the two men set forth into outer space.
Director: Byron Haskin
Genres: Science fiction