The fabulous effects work of Ray Harryhausen buoys this thrilling sci-fi tale, as alien invaders threaten to take over the planet. The scenes of spacecraft destroying the Washington Monument, Capitol and other D.C. landmarks are unforgettable. Hugh Marlowe, Joan Taylor star. Includes both the original black-and-white and the newly colorized versions. 83 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Portuguese Dolby Digital stereo, Spanish Dolby Digital stereo, French DolbyDigital stereo; Subtitles: English, Portuguese, Spanish, French; audio commentary; featurettes; interview; photo gallery; art gallery; more. Two-disc set.
Space scientist Dr. Russell Marvin (Hugh Marlowe) and his wife Carol (Joan Taylor) are working on a secret missile project, but every time their rockets are launched, they are intercepted and destroyed by the more advanced technology of mysterious flying saucers hovering near the Earth. The alien race has completely surrounded the planet, giving Earth the sixty days to surrender. Director Fred F. Sears, Fred Jackman Star Hugh Marlowe, Joan Taylor, Donald Curtis, Morris Ankrum, Special Features: Widescreen - 1.85 Audio: Dolby Digital 5.1 Mono - English, French, Portuguese, Spanish Subtitles - English, French, Portuguese, Spanish Optional Runtime: 167 minutes Year of Release: 1956.