Stranger From Venus

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Starring Patricia Neal, Helmut Dantine, Derek Bond, Cyril Luckham, Willoughby Gray, Marigold Russell, Arthur Young. Screenplay by Hans Jacoby, from the story by Desmond Leslie. Produced by Burt Balaban and Gene Martel. Cinematography by Kenneth Talbot. Directed by Burt Balaban.

Beautifully-crafted tale of a superior being from Venus who has the power of life and death at his touch. Academy Award winner Patricia Neal gives a touching performance in this haunting tale of "first contact" with a peaceful and advanced intelligence from another planet coming to Earth with an ultimatum and out-of-this-world powers to back it up.

Initial British Theatrical release: 1954
Released in the U.S. on television as IMMEDIATE DISASTER (1955)
Made at the British Studios of MGM - A Rich and Rich Production
Released by Princess Pictures - 75 min. - b&w - mono

Copyright 1954, copyright renewed