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The Lost World

The Lost World(1960)

Also Known As: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World |

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Brief Synopsis

A professor leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify that dinosaurs still live there.

Cast & Crew

Irwin Allen Director
Michael Rennie Sir John Roxton
Jill St. John Jennifer Holmes
David Hedison Ed Malone
Claude Rains Professor George Edward Challenger
Fernando Lamas Manuel Gomez
Richard Haydn Professor Summerlee
Ray Stricklyn David Holmes
Vitina Marcus Native girl
Ian Wolfe Burton White
John Graham Stuart Holmes
Colin Campbell Professor Waldron

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 13 Jul 1960
Release Date:  1960 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
EB*; AFI Library
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Stereo Production Co:  Saratoga Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  96-97 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Cruelty to animals

    Matthew 2015-05-24

    The use of live iguanas, monitor lizards and juvenile alligators may look funny with the prosthetics taped to their heads, but there is a fight scene... MORE>

  • Lost It

    fairtomiddling 2013-08-17

    Jill St John screeching,Lamas mugging,the dog as dino bait.Such a classic,should've been so much better with the talents of Claude Rains,Michael... MORE>

  • Hooray for fake dinosaurs!!

    cassie 2007-04-20

    This movie rocks my socks. I especially liked the part with the iguanas with horns taped on their heads. seriously, a class-act. bravo. encore. please. MORE>