Walter Pidgeon

Forbidden Planet: 50th Anniversary Special Edition

December 26, 2006 // 0 Comments

As fears of nuclear disaster and rising technology drove Americans into a general paranoia in the 1950s, Hollywood provided a therapeutic and highly profitable outlet for those worries through science fiction movies. With invaders from Mars stepping in as [...]

Forbidden Planet

November 14, 2006 // 0 Comments

This 1956 science fiction classic has long been a landmark of the genre that is beloved by millions and viewed over and over again. To celebrate the movie's 50th anniversary Warner Home Video has not only restored the film to its original glory but [...]

Forbidden Planet

April 21, 2000 // 0 Comments

In 1956 the Cold War was fully under way and the fear another world war was imminent in people’s mind. The threat of nuclear destruction, an invisible yet absolutely lethal force, or from Outer Space was omnipresent and built the backbone for a great [...]