Radar Men From the Moon

Radar Men From The Moon

Image (1952)
Science Fiction, Thriller, Action
USA | English | Color | 2h 47min
4.5

Commando Cody, 'Sky Marshal of the Universe', works with American scientists Joan Gilbert and Ted Richards in the development of a flying suit and a rocket to the Moon. When the nation's defenses are being sabotaged and destroyed, Cody learns that an atomic-gun is being used and that the men on the moon are the culprits. Cody, Joan and Ted take off in a rocket to the moon and, upon arrival, Cody is captured by moon-henchmen, working for Retik, who seeks to capture and rule the earth. But, at the end of chapter one, Cody appears to be in no position to keep Retik from achieving his goal.


Cast View all

William Bakewell Ted Richards
Roy Barcroft Retik
Baynes Barron Retik's Lab Aide
Peter Brocco Krog
Dick Cogan Passing Motorist on dirt road
Noel Cravat Robal
Billy Dix Duke
Claude Dunkin Agent with ray gun
Stephen Gregory Benson
Paul McGuire Bream
Clayton Moore Graber
Tom Steele Ray Tank Driver
Bob Stevenson Daly
Ted Thorpe Al's Cafe Bartender
Aline Towne Joan Gilbert
Dale Van Sickel Ray Gun Soldier
George Wallace Commando Cody
Don Walters Mr. Henderson
Wilson Wood Hank
George D. Wallace

Crew View all

Director Fred C. Brannon
Fred C. Brannon
Fred Brannon
Writer Ronald Davidson, Robert Davidson
Producer Franklin Adreon

Episodes View details

1 Moon Rocket 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

"Atomic blasts on the Earth, Atomic activity on the moon, the two facts add up." Commando Cody and his associates have been given the task to discover who is behind the current reign of destruction. Retik, ruler of the Moon, has sent his henchman Krog to attack Earth's defenses in preparation for an invasion of the Earth.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
2 Molten Terror 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Cody narrowly escapes being blasted by diving out of of the line of fire at the last moment. Cody escapes from the Moon city and flies back to the rocket.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
3 Bridge of Death 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Cody and Ted escape being drowned in molten rock by escaping through a side entrance to the cave

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
4 Flight of Destruction 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Cody seeing the bomb on the bridge, jumps from his speeding car to safety. Running short of funds, Krog pressures Graber into robbing a bank. The attempt fails and Graber and another henchman make their escape.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
5 Murder Car 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Before the plane crashes, Cody helps Joan on with a parachute and she parachutes to safety, Cody flies out to the plane and insures Joan is ok. Graber thumbs a ride to town as Cody spots him and he flies after him. Graber forces the driver to keep driving and opens fire on Cody.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
6 Hills of Death 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Cody and Ted jump from the car in the nick of time. Graber recovers the payroll. Retik orders Krog to drop an atomic bomb in a dormant volcano and intensify ray gun attacks.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
7 Camouflaged Destruction 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

As Cody is falling he turns on his rocketpack and flies to safety. Cody returns to his office and then proceeds to Al's cafe where he meets a auto mechanic which referred Graber to another shop for truck repairs. As Cody is examining Graber's truck, Graber and Daly enter and a fight commences.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
8 The Enemy Planet 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Moments before the plane is destroyed, Ted, with a parachute, and Cody bailout of the plane. Back at Cody's office, Cody informs Mr. Henderson that he'll return to the Moon. Upon landing on the Moon, Cody flies out on a scouting expedition. Finding a Moon sentry, Cody overpowers him by shutting off his oxygen supply on his space suit and takes him prisoner.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
9 Battle in the Stratosphere 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Ted drops hand grenades on the pursuing tank disableing it. Ted returns to help Cody and finds him unconscious. Once he revives Cody he again goes out to distract the Moon men so Cody can finish the repairs. Cody and Ted return to their space-ship and unload the Lunarium.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
10 Mass Execution 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Cody takes refuge under a cliff overhang and as the rock fall past him. Cody's ship has now landed so Graber and Daly take off. Retik disappointed with Krog's incompetence, is flying to Earth to take charge of operations.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
11 Planned Pursuit 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Just as Cody is about to fall, he pushes an alarm button summoning the police. who get the door open and remove Cody, Joan and Mr. Henderson from the improvised gas chamber. Graber and Daly, believing they are successful, drive from the scene. Cody and Joan emerge for the office building and commander the police car and head off in pursuit.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson
12 Death of the Moon Man 150 min | Jan 09, 1952

Cody falls to the ground from the electric shock and Retik announces to Graber and Daly to continue the plans. Cody regains consciousness after the thugs leave, His suit had grounded the charge and spared his life. Cody receives a phone call from Al's cafe that Graber and Daly are meeting with some other men and planning something.

Director: Fred C. Brannon
Writer: Ronald Davidson

Editions

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