Mysterious Island (1960)

Mysterious Island
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 41mins.
Genres Adaptation, Adventure, Fantasy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Michael Craig Actor Captain Cyrus Harding 1 1000001
Joan Greenwood Actor Lady Mary Fairchild 1 1000002
Michael Callan Actor Herbert Brown 1 1000003
Gary Merrill Actor Gideon Spilett 1 1000004
Herbert Lom Actor Captain Nemo 1 1000005
Beth Rogan Actor Elena 1 1000006
Percy Herbert Actor Sergeant Pencroft 1 1000007
Dan Jackson Actor Neb 1 1000008
Nigel Green Actor Tom 1 1000009
Cy Endfield Director n/a 2 2000001
Charles H Schneer Producer n/a 3 3000001
John Prebble Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Daniel Ullman Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Crane Wilbur Screenplay n/a 120778 4000003
Jules Verne Source Material (from novel) ("L'Ile Mysterieuse") 120793 4000004
Wilkie Cooper Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Frederick Wilson Editor n/a 172 7000001
Bernard Herrmann Music n/a 120781 8000001
Bill Andrews Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Ray Harryhausen Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
A group of Civil War POWS led by Gideon Spilitt escape from their prison camp in a stolen hot air balloon. They think they have it made as they cruise over America, but they're caught by an errant gust of wind that pushes them deep into the South Pacific, where the crash on an island inhabited by giant plants and man-eating crabs. They team up with the survivors of a shipwreck and learn they are all prisoners of the mad Captain Nemo, who has cooked up a plan to end world starvation.