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Forbidden Planet

23rd March 1956
1h 38m
Fred M. Wilcox
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Forbidden Planet is a 1956 Dystopic Sci-Fi film released on 23rd March; Fred M. Wilcox directed the film which stars Leslie Nielsen, George D. Wallace, and Richard Anderson. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $1,350,000 on its budget.


Starship C57D travels to planet Altair 4 in search of the crew of spaceship "Bellerophon," a scientific expedition that has been missing for 20 years, only to find themselves unwelcome by the expedition's lone survivor and warned of destruction by an invisible force if they don't turn back immediately.

Cast (21)

Leslie Nielsen's profile Leslie Nielsen Commander John J. Adams
Age at Filming ≈ 29
George D. Wallace's profile George D. Wallace
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Richard Anderson's profile Richard Anderson
Age at Filming ≈ 29
James Best's profile James Best
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Walter Pidgeon's profile Walter Pidgeon
Age at Filming ≈ 58
Anne Francis's profile Anne Francis
Age at Filming ≈ 25
Robert Dix's profile Robert Dix
Age at Filming ≈ 20
William Boyett's profile William Boyett
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Morgan Jones's profile Morgan Jones
Age at Filming ≈ 27
Jack Kelly's profile Jack Kelly
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Harry Harvey Jr.
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Warren Stevens
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Les Tremayne's profile Les Tremayne
Age at Filming ≈ 42
Earl Holliman's profile Earl Holliman
Age at Filming ≈ 27
Marvin Miller's profile Marvin Miller
Age at Filming ≈ 42
Frankie Darro's profile Frankie Darro
Age at Filming ≈ 38
James Drury's profile James Drury
Age at Filming ≈ 21
Richard Grant
Age at Filming ≈ -2

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Forbidden Planet FAQ

When was Forbidden Planet released?

Forbidden Planet was released 68 years ago, on Friday March 23rd, 1956.

How much did Forbidden Planet cost to make?

The budget was $1,900,000.

How much money did Forbidden Planet make?

The worldwide revenue was $3,250,000.

Is Forbidden Planet on Netflix?

No, Forbidden Planet is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Forbidden Planet on Amazon Prime?

No, Forbidden Planet is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Forbidden Planet on Disney Plus?

No, Forbidden Planet is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States