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The Lost World (Restored Edition) (1925)
|Actor:||Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, Bessie Love, Lloyd Hughes, Alma Bennett, Arthur Hoyt, Bull Montana, Charles Wellesley, Frank Finch Smiles, George Bunny, Gilbert Roland, (more)|
|Director:||Harry O. Hoyt|
|Genre:||Silent, Action/Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi|
|Released:||April 3, 2001|
|Misc:||NTSC, Full Screen, Black & White|
|Language:||English (Original Language)|
SYNOPSIS:Newly restored with fifty percent more footage than any version generally available for seventy years, here is the model for King Kong, Jurassic Park and Godzilla: a story of living dinosaurs from the Jurassic age written by the creator of Sherlock Holmes, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and starring a cast of stegosaurus, allosaurus, brontosaurus, triceratops, and pterodactyl under the technical direction of Willis H. O'Brien (King Kong, Mighty Joe Young) and a cast of actors under the direction of Harry O. Hoyt.
Professor Challenger (Wallace Beery), mocked for his insistence that a "lost world" of living prehistoric creatures exists on a remote Brazilian plateau, organizes an expedition with Summerlee (Arthur Hoyt), eminent scientist; Edward E. Malone (Lloyd Hughes), journalist; Sir John Roxton (Lewis Stone), hunter and explorer; and Paula White (Bessie Love), daughter of an explorer who earlier disappeared on the plateau. In the jungle, the adventurers are attacked by "the missing link," an ape-man, and suddenly spy a pterodactyl flying through the air. This primitive, bird-like creature is thought to have been extinct for sixty-five million years. Prehistoric monsters exist after all...
- Audio Commentary by Roy Pilot, Author of The Annotated Lost World
- More Than 13 Minutes Of Animation Outtakes
- Two Alternate Orchestral Scores
- PLUS: A Reproduction of the Original Souvenir Program