Conquest of Space
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Conquest of Space
George Pal's now-quaint science fiction odyssey concerns a multi-national group on the first space flight to Mars. Pal pulls out all stops in the special effects department, creating "The Wheel" (a earth-orbiting circular space station), rocket launches into space, and a breathtaking near-collision with an asteroid. The film itself concerns the travails of the crew of the spaceship as they make their way to Mars. General Samuel T. Merritt (Walter Brooke) heads the team. Supporting him and along for the ride are his son, Captain Barney Merritt (Eric Fleming), Sergeant Mahony… More

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"Despite the occasional sour note, it manages to zing along quite fine."
‑ David Cornelius, eFilmCritic.com
"Conquest, no; a lot of Space, yes"
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
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