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IMDb Rating
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6.4
Not of This Earth
Directed By
Roger Corman
Produced By
Roger Corman
Written By
Charles B. Griffith
Mark Hanna
Starring
Paul Birch
Beverly Garland
Morgan Jones
William Roerick
Music By
Ronald Stein
Cinematography
John J. Mescall
Editing By
Charles Gross

Distributed By
Allied Artists
Release Date(s)
February 10, 1957
Runtime
67 min
Country
Flag of the United States United States
Language
English

Not of This Earth is a 1957 American black-and-white science fiction film written Charles B. Griffith and Mark Hanna. It was produced and directed by Roger Corman for Los Altos Productions and distributed by Allied Artists Pictures Corporation.

Plot Edit

A humanoid agent is transported to Earth from the planet Danvanna, where a blood-degenerating plague is killing the populace. His mission is to find compatible blood in Earth humans to send back to his home planet for transfusion purposes; to achieve his ends, he is empowered by death-ray emitting eyes and a nightmarish flying octopus-like creature with vampiric capabilities.

Cast Edit

Production Edit

The film was released in the USA on the bottom half of a programmed double bill with Attack of the Crab Monsters. It was later remade into a 1988 film starring Traci Lords and a 1995 film starring Michael York.

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