Master of the World

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Master of the World (1961, USA) is a Sci-Fi film directed by William Witney.


Main Details

  • Released in 1961
  • Color
  • Running Time: 102 min | USA:99 min (including prologue)
  • Production Co: American International Pictures (AIP)
  • Distribution Co: American International Pictures (AIP) (1961) (USA) (theatrical) | Mercator-Film (1962) (West Germany) (theatrical)
  • Directed by William Witney
  • Written by Richard Matheson, Jules Verne
  • Starring: Vincent Price, Charles Bronson, Henry Hull
  • Produced by Samuel Z. Arkoff, Anthony Carra, Bartlett A. Carre, Daniel Haller, James H. Nicholson
  • Original Music by Les Baxter
  • Cinematography by Gilbert Warrenton
  • Film Editing by Anthony Carras

Plot Summary

  • In 1868, an American scientist and his team become hostages of fanatical pacifist Robur who uses his airship Albatross to destroy military targets on Earth.


  • The fabulous adventures of the man who conquered the earth to save it!
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