Rank: 1/100 in Top 100 Films Films

A Trip to the Moon or Le Voyage dans la lune is a 1902 French movie directed by magician director Georges Méliès, loosely based on two popular Jules Verne novels and known to be the first science fiction film in cinematic history. Indeed it uses innovative animation and special effects such as the famous scene where the spaceship land in the eye of the moon.

Movie Synopsis:

Happy speaks with someone in the park and takes a trip to the moon on a rocket that looks like the front half of a current racing car, where he is made king of the moon. A ballerina does a shimmy and Our Hero winds up back in the park being accosted by a cop. The inference is that he has fallen asleep and dreamed the entire trip.

Movie details:

  • Original Title: A Trip to the Moon
  • Original Language: en
  • Studio: NA
  • Director: Georges Méliès
  • Actors: Jules-Eugène Legris
  • Genre: NA
  • Running Time: 93
  • Release Date: 1917-01-01
  • Vote Average: 5.7
  • Popularity: 1.298532
  • Genre: NA
  • Type: DVD
  • ASIN: B017ASU8NI
  • Product Group: DVD
  • Running Time: 93

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