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The Space Children(1958)

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Brief Synopsis

A glowing brain-like creature arrives on a beach near a rocket test site via a teleportation beam. The alien communicates telepathically with the children of scientists. The kids start doing the alien's bidding as the adults try to find out what's happening to their unruly offspring.

Cast & Crew

Jack Arnold Director
Michel Ray Bud Brewster
Adam Williams Dave Brewster
Peggy Webber Ann Brewster
Jackie Coogan Hank Johnson
Richard Shannon Col. Manley
Raymond Bailey Dr. Wahrman
Sandy Descher Eadie Johnson
Larry Pennell Maj. Thomas
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1958 Production Date:  EB
EB=loaner, time code dup
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp., William Alland Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  69 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  6,195    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • THE SPACE CHILDREN - finally coming to DVD!

    ZD 2012-04-09

    This little forgotten gem from the 50's is finally coming to DVD & Blu Ray June 19th by Olive Films! Directed by Jack Arnold who did such... MORE>

  • The Space Children (1958)

    Celia Trimboli 2010-05-07

    Not a bad little sci-fi film. This time kids attempt to save the world from the adults who would like nothing better than to blow up the world so they can... MORE>