From the Earth to the Moon (1958)

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101 min | Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi | English | 26 November 1958 (USA)

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From the Earth to the Moon

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.

Director
Byron Haskin
Writers
Jules Verne (novels) Robert Blees (screenplay) James Leicester (screenplay)
Stars
Joseph Cotten George Sanders Debra Paget Don Dubbins

Cast

Melville CooperMelville Cooper

... Bancroft

Joseph CottenJoseph Cotten

... Victor Barbicane

Carl EsmondCarl Esmond

... Jules Verne

Henry DaniellHenry Daniell

... Morgana

Debra PagetDebra Paget

... Virginia Nicholl

Patric KnowlesPatric Knowles

... Josef Cartier

Ludwig StosselLudwig Stossel

... Aldo Von Metz

Don DubbinsDon Dubbins

... Ben Sharpe