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Forbidden Planet


Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen, Warren Stevens View All


Fred M. Wilcox (Director), Cyril Hume (Screenplay) View All

Release: Mar. 23rd, 1956
Runtime: 1 hour, 38 minutes
Captain Adams and the crew of the Starship C57D travel to planet Altair 4 in search of the spaceship "Bellerophon" that has been missing for 20 years. To their surprise, they are expected.
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