The Day The Earth Caught Fire

  • 1961
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Science Fiction

Fascinating Armageddon film in which a reporter, McKern, discovers that the Earth has been knocked off its axis by simultaneous nuclear bomb tests conducted on the same day by the Americans and Russians on opposite poles of the planet. Because of the different orbit, the Earth is now moving toward the sun and will eventually burn up. Most of the action...read more

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Cast

Credits

Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Harry Waxman
Editor (1 Credit)
Bill Lenny
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Stanley Black
Art Director (1 Credit)
Tony Masters
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Scott Slimon
Costumes (1 Credit)
Beatrice Dawson
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Les Bowie

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