From the Earth to the Moon From the Earth to the Moon

The Amazing Story of the Boldest Adventure Dared by Man!

Set just after the American civil war, businessman and inventor Victor Barbicane invents a new source of power called Power X. He plans to use it to power rockets, and to show its potential he plans to send a projectile to the moon. Joining him for the trip are his assistant Ben Sharpe, Barbicane's arch-rival Stuyvesant Nicholl, and Nicholl's daughter Virginia. Nicholl believes that Power X goes against the will of God and sabotages the projectile so that they cannot return to earth, setting up a suspenseful finale as they battle to repair the projectile.

Recent reviews

More

Popular Lists

More
  • Abbott and Costello Go to Mars
  • Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
  • Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man
  • Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer, Boris Karloff

The (Almost) Complete Psychotronic Encyclopedia Of Film

UPDATE 1/27/2016: New removal. This time it's the 1980 mini-series The Martian Chronicles. Don't know why, since I was under…

  • Destination Moon
  • The Flying Saucer
  • Prehistoric Women
  • Rocketship X-M
  • Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man

Keep Watching the Skies!

Films listed in Bill Warren's 2-volume set titled "Keep Watching the Skies! American Science Fiction Movies of the Fifties," published…

  • The Flying Saucer
  • The Perfect Woman
  • Rocketship X-M
  • Destination Moon
  • Prehistoric Women

Keep Watching The Skies! (21st Century)

onehandclap

onehandclap 283 films 4 Edit

All the films covered in Bill Warren's monumental work on Fifties science fiction (21st Century Edition) published by McFarland.

This…