Richard Carlson vs.
Hugh Marlowe

These stalwarts of 50's sci-fi are easy to confuse. Can you tell them apart?
Richard Carlson
Richard Carlson
Hugh Marlowe
Hugh Marlowe
Looked to the skies and saw alien spacecraft in It Came from Outer Space (1953)
Looked to the skies and saw alien spacecraft (animated by Ray Harryhausen) in Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)
Helped lasso a dinosaur (animated by Ray Harryhausen) in The Valley of Gwangi (1969)
Was a time-travelling astronaut battling mutants in World Without End (1956)
Starred in and directed the space-travel sci-fi film Riders to the Stars (1954)
Played Patricia Neal's meddling boyfriend in The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
Played Susan Hayward's husband in Garden of Evil (1954)
Held Susan Hayward captive in Rawhide (1951)
Hunted a prehistoric gill-man in Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)
Was directed by Curt Siodmak in The Magnetic Monster (1953)
Could have been played by Phil Hartman