The following is a collection of print media from the initial runs of 1957's "20 Million Miles to Earth" in the Pacific Northwest. "The 27th Day" was the second feature in both cities.

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20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)
The first U.S. spaceship to Venus crash-lands off the coast of Sicily on its return trip. A dangerous, lizard-like creature comes with it and quickly grows gigantic.
Director: Nathan Juran
Writers: Robert Creighton Williams (screenplay), Christopher Knopf (screenplay), Charlott Knight (story)
Stars: William Hopper, Joan Taylor, Thomas Browne Henry
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The 27th Day (1957)
Aliens take five people and give them small capsules which can kill mankind without additional damage, with the understanding they will colonize Earth only if they use the weapons.
Director: William Asher
Writers: John Mantley (screenplay), Robert M. Fresco (uncredited)
Stars: Gene Barry, Valerie French, George Voskovec
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July 16, 1957 ad (Portland)


July 15, 1957 ad (Portland)


July 16, 1957 photo (Portland)


July 16, 1957 ad (Seattle)


July 17, 1957 article (Portland)


July 17, 1957 ad (Seattle)


July 17, 1957 ad (Seattle)


July 18, 1957 article (Portland)


July 18, 1957 article (Portland)


July 19, 1957 ad (Seattle)


20 Million Miles to Earth (1957) trailer
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The 27th Day (1957) trailer
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