Invaders From Mars Poster

Release Date: 1953

DVD Release Date: April 7th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
Curious adolescent boy David MacLean (Jimmy Hunt) confronts aliens who have set up base in his backyard. The extraterrestrials intend to use mind control on the local townsfolk. Determined to stop the invaders, who have already co-opted his father (Leif Erickson), he attempts to warn others. But when local law officers also succumb, David teams up with astronomer Stuart Kelston (Arthur Franz) and Dr. Pat Blake (Helena Carter), and the trio must fight together to repel the insidious intruders.

Cast: Helena Carter, Arthur Franz, Jimmy Hunt, Morris Ankrum, Leif Erickson, Hillary Brooke, Max Wagner, Milburn Stone

Director: William Menzies

Genres: Science fiction

Keywords: House, Mystery, Family, Small town, Escape, Suspenseful, Police officer, Office, Doctor, Father, 1950s