Day the World Ended

1955 film by Roger Corman

Day the World Ended is a 1955 film about a post-Apocalyptic world after an atomic war with seven disparate people who find themselves in a protected valley in the home of a survivalist and his beautiful daughter.

Directed by Roger Corman. Written by Lou Rusoff.
The terrifying story that COULD COME TRUE!  (taglines)

Jim Maddison Edit

  • No human being could eat that poisonous meat and live!
  • Rick, if there's no way out, use that gun on Louise.
  • [finding a human skeleton] Radek ate him!

Louise Maddison Edit

  • The water! He's afraid of the water!
  • Man created him and God destroyed him, He brought the rain and the clean air.

Other Edit

  • Radek: -I just can't help it, I have this uncontrollable urge to eat meat. Red... raw... meat-
  • Rick: There might be an entirely new set of laws, Jim, that we know nothing about.

Dialogue Edit

Rick: [Looking at the still moist bones of a rabbit] Do you think he ate that?
Jim Maddison: Forty-nine roentgens. Do you think a man could eat that poisonous meat and live?

Jim Maddison: Sometimes I have a feeling of doom.
Rick: All I know is there are two forms of life fighting for survival here in this valley, and only one of them can win. It's got to be us!

Taglines Edit

  • The terrifying story that COULD COME TRUE!
  • ATTACKED... by a creature from hell!
  • Human emotions stripped raw!
  • A new high in naked shrieking terror!

Cast Edit

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