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The Invisible Boy(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

A boy's robot playmate is taken over by aliens.

Cast & Crew

Herman Hoffman Director
Richard Eyer Timmie Merrinoe
Philip Abbott Dr. Tom Merrinoe
Diane Brewster Mary Merrinoe
Harold J. Stone Gen. Swayne
Robert H. Harris Professor Allerton
Dennis McCarthy Col. Macklin
Alexander Lockwood Arthur Kelvaney
John O'Malley Dr. Baine
Marvin Miller Robby, the Robot
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [1.85:1]
A Pan Production
AFI Library; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Pan Productions, Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  85 or 89-90 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,022    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • The Invisible Boy(1957)

    nshepard 2011-05-02

    Classic view of the nascent Nuclear Family(with a boy's best friend Robbie the Robot in the wings.). With WW2 ended and the future looking somwhat... MORE>

  • Endless dreadfulness

    John Dash 2009-03-24

    Lost opportunities abound in this disjointed and dreary sequel to the delightful, edgy Forbidden Planet. MORE>

  • one unforgettable line

    Greg Weeks 2009-03-24

    The film is indeed tedious and dreary. Yet one line has stuck with me for years. When Robby is ordered to hurt the boy, he is instructed to "Start... MORE>