About the film
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A Trip to the Moon
Release Date: April 17, 1902
|Genres||:||Adventure, Science Fiction|
|Writers||:||Jules Verne, Georges Méliès, H.G. Wells|
Professor Barbenfouillis and five of his colleagues from the Academy of Astronomy travel to the Moon aboard a rocket propelled by a giant cannon. Once on the lunar surface, the bold explorers face the many perils hidden in the caves of the mysterious planet.