Abbott and Costello Go to Mars Solarmovie

Abbott and Costello Go to Mars (1953)

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Lester and Orville accidentally launch a rocket which is supposed to fly to Mars. Instead it goes to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. They are then forced by bank robber Mugsy and his pal Harry to fly to Venus where they find a civilization made up entirely of women, men having been banished.

Abbott and Costello Go to Mars Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 5.5/10 from 27 votes
Release Date: 1953-04-06
Status: Released
Run time: 77 min / 1:17
Production Studio : Universal International Pictures
Production Country: United States of America


Bud Abbott
as Lester
Lou Costello
as Orville
Mari Blanchard
as Allura
Robert Paige
as Dr. Wilson
Horace McMahon
as Mugsy
Martha Hyer
as Janie Howe
Jack Kruschen
as Harry
Joe Kirk
as Dr. Orvilla
Jean Willes
as Capt. Olivia
Anita Ekberg
as Venusian Guard
James Flavin
as First Policeman in Bank
Jackie Loughery
as Venusian Guard
Hal Forrest
as Dr. Nedring
Jack Tesler
as Dr. Holtz
Russ Conway
as Second Policeman in Bank
Syd Saylor
as Man at Fountain
Jeri Miller
as Venusian Guard
Judy Hatula
as Venusian Guard
Patti McKaye
as Venusian Guard
Harry Shearer
as Second Boy
Ruth Hampton
as Handmaiden (as Ruth June Hampton) (as Miss New Jersey)
Valerie Jackson
as Handmaiden (as Miss Montana)
Renate Hoy
as Handmaiden (as Renate Huy) (as Miss Germany)
Jeanne Thompson
as Handmaiden (as Miss Louisiana)
Elsa Edsman
as Handmaiden (as Elza Edsman) (as Miss Hawaii)
Harold Goodwin
as Dr. Coleman


Sound Henry Mancini Original Music Composer
Art Robert F. Boyle Art Direction
Sound Leslie I. Carey Sound
Camera Clifford Stine Director of Photography
Art Alexander Golitzen Art Direction
Art Russell A. Gausman Set Decoration
Art Julia Heron Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Bud Westmore Makeup Department Head
Directing Charles Lamont Director
Writing John Grant Screenplay
Production Howard Christie Producer
Writing Howard Christie Story
Editing Russell F. Schoengarth Editor
Costume & Make-Up Joan St. Oegger Hairstylist
Sound Milton Rosen Original Music Composer
Sound Herman Stein Original Music Composer
Sound Joseph Gershenson Music Supervisor
Writing D.D. Beauchamp Screenplay
Writing D.D. Beauchamp Story
Crew David S. Horsley Special Effects
Costume & Make-Up Leah Rhodes Costume Design
Sound Robert Pritchard Sound
Production Jack Gertsman Unit Production Manager