The Man From Planet X
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An inexpensive but atmospheric sci-fi film, Man from Planet X takes place on a lonely Scottish island. Science professor Raymond Bond is monitoring the orbit of the mysterious "Planet X," which has entered the solar system and is travelling close to Earth. A spaceship lands from this planet, out of which pops a strange little man who looks something like an Easter Island statue. He has come to make contact with friendly Earthlings, but evil scientist William Schallert wants to exploit the spaceman's highly developed intellect for his own selfish ends. Schallert's nastiness… More

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"Creative, idealistic science fiction film."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"Odd, atmospheric, but rather slow Edgar G. Ulmer sci-fi cheapie."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Capable B horror of the sort that invites nostalgia even in those of us who weren't there."
‑ Jake Euker, F5 (Wichita, KS)
"Classic Ulmer."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, San Francisco Examiner
"An eerie reminder that a decent script and adept direction can overcome even the lowest of budgets."
‑ Frank Wilkins, ReelTalk Movie Reviews
"I bet if Ulmer had a few more days of shooting time we would have seen a lot more action."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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