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Conquest of Space (Imprint Standard Edition)

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Genres: Sci-Fi
Starring: Walter Brooke, Eric Fleming, Mickey Shaughnessy, Phil Foster, William Redfield
Director: Byron Haskin
Plot Sypnosis:

Dramatic Effects Never Before Equalled – Or Even Imagined!

From a space wheel 500 miles above the Earth, commander Samuel Merritt (Walter Brooke) and his men (including Eric Fleming and Benson Fong) construct a sleek rocket, then receive orders providing their new craft’s destination: Mars!

Five-time Oscar Winner George Pal (The War of the Worlds) produced this adventure rooted in the ’50s understanding of space exploration… and heightened by the awareness that no matter how advanced science becomes, human weaknesses remain.

“A fascinating relic” – Time Out

Special Features and Technical Specs:

  • 1080p high-definition presentation by Paramount Pictures
  • Audio Commentary by George Pal author Justin Humphreys
  • Audio Commentary by film historians Barry Foreshore & Kim Newman
  • A Fellow Journeyman: Byron Haskin at Paramount – featurette
  • The Conquest of Space: From the Book to the Screen – featurette with NASA illustrator Vincent Di Fate
  • Aspect Ratio 1.78:1
  • Audio English LPCM Mono
  • Optional Subtitles: English
Release Details

Movie Release Year: 1955
Tech Specs & Release Details

Length: 81
Specs: Blu-ray Disc
Video Resolution/Codec: 1080p AVC/MPEG-4
Aspect Ratio(s): 1.78:1
Audio Formats: English: LPCM 2.0 mono
Subtitles/Captions: English SDH