The Phantom Planet

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Starring Dean Fredricks, Dolores Faith, Tony Dexter, Coleen Gray, Fraancis X. Bushman, Richard Kiel. Screenplay by William Telaak, Fred De Gorter, Fred Gebhardt. Special Effects by Charles R. Duncan. Cinematography by  Elwood J. Nicholson. Produced by Fred Gebhardt.  Directed by William Marshall.

Astronauts crash-land on an asteroid and are shrunk to a mere six inches tall! They are held captive by a race of miniature people who are under attack by a mysterious legion of aliens, led by Richard Kiel ("Jaws" in the 007 thrillers, THE SPY WHO LOVED ME and MOONRAKER). The final screen performance of Francis X. Bushman, star of the 1926 silent version of BEN-HUR).

A Four Crowns Production  - Released by American International Pictures
Originally released 1961 - 82 min. - b&w - mono