FILM : Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon
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Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon 1967 Burl Ives, Terry-Thomas, Troy Donahue, Gert Fröbe, Hermione Gingold, Lionel Jeffries, Dennis Price, Jimmy Clitheroe County Dublin (Ireland)
Director : Don Sharp   Production Company : Jules Verne Films Ltd.  Region : IRELAND

American showman P.T. Barnum makes plans with a balloonist and an inventor to send General Tom Thumb in a rocket to the moon.

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Also known as 'Those Fantastic Flying Fools' (US Title)

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Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - A Royal procession approches the stately home of The Duke of Barset. Kenure House near Rush in County Dublin, Ireland. The building was demolished for safety reasons in 1978 but the grand portico remains standing.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo001. A Royal procession approches the stately home of The Duke of Barset. Kenure House near Rush in County Dublin, Ireland. The building was demolished for safety reasons in 1978 but the grand portico remains standing.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - In this great age of invention, Queen Victoria (Joan Sterndale-Bennett) enters to switch on the electricity which will illuminate the whole house. The entrance to Kenure House in Kenure Park, County Dublin.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo002. In this great age of invention, Queen Victoria (Joan Sterndale-Bennett) enters to switch on the electricity which will illuminate the whole house. The entrance to Kenure House in Kenure Park, County Dublin.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - On an occasion after the Duke's house is burnt down due to an
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo003. On an occasion after the Duke's house is burnt down due to an "electrical malfunction", the Queen prepares to open the Trent Suspension Bridge while designer Sir Charles Dillworthy (Lionel Jeffries) looks on.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - Newspapers report Phineas T. Barnum's planned trip to the moon.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo004. Newspapers report Phineas T. Barnum's planned trip to the moon.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - Readers discover that the American showman is to transport his midget star, General Tom Thumb, in a ship fired from a huge gun.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo005. Readers discover that the American showman is to transport his midget star, General Tom Thumb, in a ship fired from a huge gun.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - In her bridal gown, Madelaine (Daliah Lavi) runs towards Gaylord Sullivan who is waiting in his hot air balloon.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo006. In her bridal gown, Madelaine (Daliah Lavi) runs towards Gaylord Sullivan who is waiting in his hot air balloon.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - Captain Sir Harry Washington-Smythe (Terry-Thomas) and Bertram Grundle (Graham Stark) arrive at the new home of The Duke of Barset where inventors are gathered to make Barnum's plan a reality.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo007. Captain Sir Harry Washington-Smythe (Terry-Thomas) and Bertram Grundle (Graham Stark) arrive at the new home of The Duke of Barset where inventors are gathered to make Barnum's plan a reality.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - Washington-Smythe races after Dillworthy as he leaves the house.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo008. Washington-Smythe races after Dillworthy as he leaves the house.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - Sir Charles Dillworthy gathers pace until he is running from his pursuer.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo009. Sir Charles Dillworthy gathers pace until he is running from his pursuer.

Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon - After Gaylord is left behind on a Welsh mountain, Madelaine makes her way to an isolated house when the balloon crashes on the shore of a lake.
Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon

rocmo010. After Gaylord is left behind on a Welsh mountain, Madelaine makes her way to an isolated house when the balloon crashes on the shore of a lake.

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