Day the World Ended
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Day the World Ended
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 shunted aside when it develops that the valley is infested with mutated, radioactive… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Sketched lucidly as noir chamber piece and Old Testament parable"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
"Entertaining cheesy nonsense from the early days of Roger Corman."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"fun schlock!"
‑ Michael Szymanski,
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