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Day the World Ended

Day the World Ended (1955)

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Release Date: Dec 1, 1955 Wide

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The Day the World Ended was filmmaker Roger Corman's modest entree into the realm of science fiction. The film begins at "The End"--or rather, the years following an all-out atomic war. A group of survivors find refuge in a well-protected valley owned by Maddison (Paul Birch) and his daughter Louise (Lori Nelson). Conflicts of a romantic nature erupt among Louise and her two erstwhile suitors, gun-wielding Tony (Touch--later Mike--Connors) and geologist Rick (Richard Denning), but these are

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All Critics (5) | Top Critics (1) | Fresh (3) | Rotten (1) | DVD (4)

Sketched lucidly as noir chamber piece and Old Testament parable

January 8, 2011 Full Review Source: CinePassion
CinePassion

Entertaining cheesy nonsense from the early days of Roger Corman.

July 19, 2004
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

fun schlock!

March 21, 2003
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Audience Reviews for Day the World Ended

Can you guess what this movie is about? Yep, the day the world ended. I think it's pretty good, but not the best end of world movie.
November 10, 2010
ajv2688

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Flesh eating zombies done Roger Corman style. Nominated for the most ridiculous looking monster to ever grace the silver screen. A low-budget sci-fi classic for those of us who enjoy cheesy camp.
October 2, 2010
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