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A Trip to the Moon 1902


Georges Méliès | Adventure , Fantasy , Early Cinema

A Trip to the Moon is a 1902 French silent film directed by Georges Méliès. This early, remarkable film follows a group of astronomers who travel to the Moon in a cannon-propelled capsule, explore the Moon's surface, escape from an underground group of Selenites (lunar inhabitants), and return to Earth with a captive Selenite.

Cast: Georges Méliès, François Lallement, Jules-Eugène Legris.

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