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Destination Moon

Destination Moon(1950)

Also Known As: Journey to the Moon | Operation Moon |

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Brief Synopsis

A crusading scientist defies the government to launch an expedition to the moon.

Cast & Crew

Irving Pichel Director
John Archer Jim Barnes
Warner Anderson Dr. Charles Cargraves
Tom Powers General Thayer
Dick Wesson Joe Sweeney
Erin O'Brien-Moore Emily Cargraves
Ted Warde Brown
Knox Manning Knox Manning
Lionel Lindon Photography
Rip Van Ronkel Written for Screen by
Robert A. Heinlein Written for Screen by
James O'Hanlon Written for Screen by
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 27 Jun 1950
Release Date:  1950 Production Date:  AFI; AFI lib
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Eagle-Lion Films, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  George Pal Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  90-92 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,221    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Science Fiction Co-Op

    H.A.C. 2017-10-12

    This moon movie has better imagery of the space legend than has NASA's CGI's & the 1969 moon landing tv show! "Imagine- going 1000 mph... MORE>

  • Fun to watch

    Larry 2017-10-12

    This isn't a great movie but it's decent and enjoyable. There are some fairly interesting predictions about what a Moon landing might be like... MORE>

  • Destination Moon

    Jerry 2011-06-11

    This is an awesome movie for it's time or should I say for anytime. It's right up there with "Day The Earth Stood Still, Forbidden Planet,... MORE>