Forbidden Planet

Forbidden Planet (1956)  bwc icon  mpaa icon

Earthmen on a fabulous, peril-journey into outer space!

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A rescue team from earth lands their flying saucer-like spacecraft on an alien world, to discover they are not only not welcomed by the lone survivor of a missing scientific expedition sent there two decades earlier, but, once they have determined to investigate the deaths of his colleagues and bring him back home by force, along with his planet-born daughter, find themselves subjected to assault by something invisible which seems intent on preventing them from leaving the planet, ever.

Directing:
  • Fred M. Wilcox
Writing:
  • Cyril Hume
Classic SciFi icon 8/8
  • Release Date: 1956-03-15
  • Views: 391
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 98
  • Budget: $1,900,000
  • Revenue: $3,250,000

Walter Pidgeon

Dr. Edward Morbius

Anne Francis

Altaira Morbius

Leslie Nielsen

Commander John J. Adams

Warren Stevens

Lt. 'Doc' Ostrow

Jack Kelly

Lt. Jerry Farman

Richard Anderson

Chief Engineer Quinn

Marvin Miller

Robby the Robot (voice) (uncredited)

Jimmy Thompson

Youngerford

James Drury

Crewman Strong

Harry Harvey Jr.

Crewman Randall

Roger McGee

Crewman Lindstrom

Peter Miller

Crewman Moran

Morgan Jones

Crewman Nichols

Richard Grant

Crewman Silvers

James Best

Crewman (uncredited)

William Boyett

Crewman (uncredited)

Frankie Darro

Robby the Robot (uncredited)