2+5 Mission Hydra (1966)
2+5 Mission Hydra
(2+5: Missione Hydra - Italian title)
(aka Star Pilot)
Horror / Science Fiction
Directed by Pietro Francisci
Cast: Leonora Ruffo as Kaena
Anthony Freeman as Ingegner Paolo Bardi
Roland Lesaffre as Prof. Solmi
Kirk Morris as Belsy
Alfio Caltabiano as Artie
Leontine May as Luisa Solmi
Nando Angelini as Ingegner Morelli
Giovanni De Angelis as Giulio
John Sun as Doctor Chang
Antonio Ho as Chinese Secret Agent
John Chen as Chinese Secret Agent
Gordon Mitchell as Murdu
Produced by Golden Motion Pictures and Sarda Cine Service in1966, 2+5 Mission Hydra (aka Star Pilot) is a science fiction film directed by Pietro Francisci.
When a space vehicle from the Hydra constellation crashlands on Earth in Sardinia their ship is damaged and they abduct a scientist, his daughter and other technicians to repair the ship. They also abduct two Oriental spies.
Once the ship is repaired they take off, taking their captives with them. During their flight to return to Hydra, the captives plot to overthrow the Hyrdrans and gain control of the ship so they can return to Earth.
During their voyage through space they land on another planet where they encounter and battle strange apelike creatures.
Eventually gaining control of the spaceship, the captives navigate and finally drift off into uncharted space.