• Mysterious Island (1961)

Mysterious Island

Release Date: 1961

DVD Release Date: October 29th, 2002

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary

After using a hot air balloon to escape from a Confederate prison camp, Capt. Harding (Michael Craig), Cpl. Neb Nugent (Dan Jackson) and Sgt. Pencroft (Percy Herbert) crash into the ocean and are later washed up on the beach of a strange island. The men soon run afoul of the local wildlife, which include giant crabs and prehistoric creatures. To make matters worse, the island's central volcano begins to erupt, threatening to take the whole island down with it.

Cast: Michael Craig, Joan Greenwood, Herbert Lom, Michael Callan, Gary Merrill, Beth Rogan, Percy Herbert, Dan Jackson

Director: Charles De Latour

Genres: Science fiction

Production Co: Columbia

Keywords: Escape