Last Woman on Earth (1960)

35mm film, Vistascope, Eastmancolor, 2.35:1
mono, English
Reviewed at The

An American science fiction film directed by Roger Corman.

Plot Summary

Ev, her husband Harold and their friend Martin are diving off Puerto Rico when a catastrophe devastates the island – and possible the entire world. Can they really be the last three people left alive?


* = uncredited

Directed by: Roger Corman
Allied Artists Television Corporation presents [US television version] A Film Group picture
Produced by: Roger Corman
Associate Producer: Charles Hanawalt
Production Manager: Jack Bohrer
Screenplay by: Robert Towne
Assistant Director: Jack Bohrer *
Director of Photography: Jack Marquette [real name: Jacques R. Marquette]
Film Editor: Anthony Carras
Music Composed and Conducted by: Ronald S. Stein
Sound Recordist: Beach Dickerson
Art Director: Floyd Crosby *
Property Master: Stanley Watson
Locations: Puerto Rico
Location Manager: Kinta Zertuche

Betsy Jones Moreland (Evelyn Gern)
Antony Carbone (Harold Gern)
Edward Wain [real name: Robert Towne] (Martin Joyce)

Alternative Titles

L'ultima donna sulla Terra – Italy
La última mujer en la Tierra – Venezuela



  • Castle of Frankenstein no.14 p.48


  • The Aurum Film Encyclopedia: Science Fiction by Phil Hardy (ed) p.200
  • Feature Films, 1960-1969: A Filmography of English-language and Major Foreign-language United States Releases by Harris M. Lentz III p.247
  • Kinematograph and Television Year Book 1963 p.120 – credits (Films trade shown 1961-1962)
  • Nuclear Movies: A Filmography by Mick Broderick p.62
  • by Walt Lee p.253 – credits