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Movie Matinee - Forbidden Planet (1956)


February 13, 2013

Join us for a classic movie every Wednesday morning.

This week's movie is: Forbidden Planet (1956). An interstellar expedition jouneys to planet Altair-4 to look for the survivors of an earlier voyage. Morbius (Walter Pidgeon) and his daughter (Anne Francis) are the only survivors to escape the wrath of a terrifying space monster in this classic sci-fi adventure set in the year 2200.

Starring Walter Pidgeon and Anne Francis. Turner/MGM. Not rated. 98 minutes.


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