FRED Watch Episode 11: This Island Earth (1955)


Universal International

Ashley, Phillip, and Wayne let their curiosity get the better of them and watch the B-grade sci-fi This Island Earth. Phillip and Wayne see the film’s potential, while Ash delivers the most conflicted FRED Watch review ever… Wait for his rant!

Listen to their review here:


Watch the trailer:


Not seen the film before? You can watch it here for free:

Starring: Jeff Morrow, Faith Domergue, Rex Reason, Lance Fuller, Russell Johnson, Douglas Spencer, Robert Nichols.

Directors: Joseph M. Newman, Jack Arnold | Producer: William Alland | Writers: Franklin Coen, Edward G. O’Callaghan (based on the novel This Island Earth novel by Raymond F. Jones) | Music: Henry Mancini [uncredited], Hans J. Salter [uncredited], Herman Stein [uncredited] | Cinematographer: Clifford Stine | Editor: Virgil Vogel

Available: DVD, Blu-ray, and YouTube


Let us know what you thought of this film in the comments!


You’ve just experienced FRED Watch.


RELATED PODCAST: FRED Watch Episode 1: Mystery Science Theater 3000 – The Movie (1996) ⬇️

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