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First Spaceship on Venus

First Spaceship on Venus (1959)

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Movie Info

Originally released in East Germany as Der Schweigende Stern ("The Silent Star") and in Poland as Milczaca gwiazda, First Spaceship on Venus was partially intended as an anti-nuclear tract. In 1985, a strange, extraterrestrial spool is discovered, leading to a manned expedition to Venus. The multinational crew includes American Brinkman (Gunther Simon), African Talua (Juliusz Ongewe), and Japanese Sumiko Ogimura (Yoko Tani). After several special-effects setpieces (and reams of dogmatic dialogue

PG,

Science Fiction & Fantasy

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All Critics (5) | Top Critics (1) | Fresh (2) | Rotten (2) | DVD (3)

Non-sensical dub-fest in which a bunch of dry international dolts head out to Venus -- slowly.

June 17, 2006 Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com
DVDTalk.com

Among DEFA's minor treasures, and with a Dr. Strangelove character as Henry Gibson might have played him.

August 7, 2005 Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com
Filmcritic.com

Strangely effective, rather depressing sci-fi flick,

February 2, 2003
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Audience Reviews for First Spaceship on Venus

This movie is stupid and boring. I didn't like it, and I can't even remember what happened in it. I don't recommend seeing it.
November 21, 2010
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