Cavorite Sphere from “First Men In The Moon” (1964)
The Cavorite Sphere from “First Men in the Moon,” the 1964 film adaptation of H. G. Wells’ original 1901 novel detailing the first “moonshot.”
First Men in the Moon, also known as H.G. Wells’ First Men in the Moon, is a 1964 science fiction film directed by Nathan Juran. It is an adaptation by the noted science-fiction scriptwriter Nigel Kneale of the H. G. Wells novel The First Men in the Moon.
Ray Harryhausen provided stop-motion effects, animated Selenites, giant caterpillar-like “Moon Cows”, and a big-brained Prime Lunar.