Approved | | Action, Adventure, Romance
A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has.
The film was originally conceived and approved by MGM's Dore Schary--no fan of science-fiction, as a "B" picture. The studio's art department, still headed by veteran Cedric Gibbons, pulled out all the stops. The budget ballooned to $1.9 million and its box-office returns ... ...
Dr. Edward Morbius:
My poor Krell.
During the kissing lesson, Jerry goes from embracing Altaira to holding her by the arms between shots.