Sci-Fi in Space Movie Collection (1958-1961) Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Thriller, Horror (6 x DVD)
Collection of Six Movies:
Space Master X-7 (1958)
Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Directed by: Edward Bernds.
Starring: Bill Williams, Lyn Thomas, Robert Ellis.
Dr. Charles Pommer (Paul Frees) is a scientist researching extraterrestrial life. When a space probe returns covered in fungus, Pommer throws himself into researching it, only to discover that this substance -- which he names "Blood Rust" -- is deadly when in comes into contact with humans. After Pommer dies from exposure to Blood Rust, a pair of government agents (Bill Williams, Robert Ellis) must hunt down Pommer's former lover, Laura (Lyn Thomas), who is unwittingly spreading the pathogen.
Battle Beyond the Sun (aka. The Sky Calls) (Original Title: Nebo Zovyot) (1959)
Directed by: Mikhail Karzhukov (as M. Karzhukov), Aleksandr Kozyr, Francis Ford Coppola (as Thomas Colchart).
Starring: Ivan Pereverzev, Aleksandr Shvorin, Linda Barrett.
A scientist believes that an inhabitant of Venus has come to rid the Earth of man's greed and inhumanity.
Assignment: Outer Space (aka. Space Men) (1960)
Directed by: Antonio Margheriti (as Antony Daisies).
Starring: Rik Van Nutter, Gabriella Farinon, David Montresor.
International astronauts (Rik von Nutter, Gabriella Farinon, Archie Savage) try to stop satellite Alfa II, out of control and heading for Earth.
First Spaceship on Venus (Der schweigende Stern) (1960)
Directed by: Kurt Maetzig.
Starring: Yôko Tani, Oldrich Lukes, Ignacy Machowski.
International astronauts (Yoko Tani, Oldrich Lukes, Ignacy Machowski) go to Venus and find remnants of a race that destroyed itself.
Battle of the Worlds (1961)
Directed by: Antonio Margheriti (as Anthony Dawson).
Starring: Claude Rains, Bill Carter, Umberto Orsini.
A dedicated scientist is pitted against an unknown enemy from space when an armed meteor is sent to destroy Earth.
The Phantom Planet (1961)
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Directed by: William Marshall.
Starring: Dean Fredericks, Coleen Gray, Anthony Dexter.
Astronauts (Dean Fredericks, Anthony Dexter) land on an asteroid and shrink to the size of its dwellers, who are under attack.
Contained in: Transparent Plastic Wallets.
Format: Either PAL or NTSC (depending on world location), Region 0 (Multi-Region/Worldwide).