Zontar, the Thing from Venus also known as Zontar: The Invader from Venus is a 1966, made for television, science fiction film, directed by Larry Buchanan and based on the teleplay by Hillman Taylor and Buchanan. It is a low budget color 16mm remake of Roger Corman’s It Conquered the World (1956) which also featured an alien invader from Venus.
The movie is arguably Buchanan’s best known.
Zontar, the Thing from Venus
Directed by Larry Buchanan
Written by Lou Rusoff, Larry Buchanan, Hillman Taylor
Starring John Agar, Susan Bjurman
Music by Ronald Stein (uncredited)
Cinematography Robert B. Alcott
Distributed by American International Television
Release dates 1966
Running time 80 minutes
Country United States