International Title:
Battle in Outer Space
Japanese Title:
Great War in Space
US Title:
Battle in Outer Space
Alternate Title:
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Production: Toho
Distributor: Toho
Japan Release Date Japan Running Time
1959 90 Minutes
 
US Distributor: Columbia Pictures
US Release Date US Running Time
1960 90 Minutes

Staff
Directed by Ishiro Honda
Writing credits Jojiro Okami, Shinichi Sekizawa
Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka
Music by Akira Ifukube, Yosaku Suma
Cinematography by Hajime Koizumi
Film Editing by Kazuji Taira
Assistant Director Koji Kajita
Director of Special Effects Eiji Tsuburaya
Cast
Chiro Katsumiya, Major Ryo Ikebe
Etsuko Shiraishi Kyoko Anzai
Adachi, Professor Koreya Senda
Commander Minoru Takada
Roger Richardson, Doctor Leonard Stanford
Iwomura Yoshio Tsuchiya
Immerman, Doctor Harold Conway
Kogure Hisaya Ito
Iriake, Inspector Fuyuki Murakami
Thomas Sheldon Leonard Walsh
Gravity Man Nadao Kirino
Achmed, Doctor Malcolm Pearce
Rocket Commander Kozo Nomura
Lantern Man Ikio Sawamura
Reporter Tadashi Okabe
Scientist Yutaka Oka
Officials Yasuhisa Tsutsumi, Yukihiko Gondo
Astronomers Rinsaku Ogata, Shigeo Kato, Koichi Sato, Saburo Kadowaki
Sylvia Elise Richter
Roger George Whitman
Roger's Wife Roma Carlson
Monster Appearances Aliens, SDF, Misc
None Natarl UFO, Space Station JSS-3, SPIP, Moon All Terrain Vehicle, Natarl Mother Ship, Natarl, FFE Space Fighter, Atomic Heat Cannon
Stock Footage Other Points of Interest
None Box Office, Concept Art, Soundtrack

Box Office
Release Date: December 26th, 1959 (Japan)
Distribution Earning: ¥123,000,000 (Japan, Rough Figure)

DVDs
Region 1 Icons of Sci-fi: Toho Collection Sony (2009) Order
Region 2 Great War in Space Toho (2004)

CD Soundtracks
Compilations

Concept Art



Reviews
 Staff
   Nicholas Driscoll (12/17/2009) [Columbia Pictures] Score: Star Rating 2/5
 Users
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