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Master of the World (1961)

Not Rated
102 min | Sci-Fi, Adventure

In 1868, an American scientist and his team become hostages of fanatical pacifist Robur who uses his airship Albatross to destroy military targets on Earth.
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Writers
Richard Matheson (screenplay) | Jules Verne (based on two novels by: "Master of the World" and "Robur, the Conqueror")
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Gilbert Warrenton (as Gil Warrenton)
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$ 500,000
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Release date
May 1961 (United States)

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Henry Hull
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Mary Webster
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David Frankham
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Richard Harrison
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Vito Scotti
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Wally Campo
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Peter Besbas
Wilson (uncredited) Wilson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmie Booth
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Al Haskell
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Gordon Jones
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Steve Masino
Weaver (uncredited) Weaver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Loretta Nicholson
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William H. O'Brien
Prudent's Butler (uncredited) Prudent's Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ken Terrell
Shanks (uncredited) Shanks (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Tornek
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Howard Wright
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6 / 10 | 2,303 votes