From the Earth to the Moon Poster

Release Date: 1958

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
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.

Cast: Joseph Cotten, George Sanders, Debra Paget, Don Dubbins, Patric Knowles, Carl Esmond, Henry Daniell, Melville Cooper

Director: Byron Haskin

Genres: Science fiction

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Forbidden love, Daughter, Rivalry, Office