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The Lost World (1925)
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The Lost World (1925) Explorer Professor Challenger is taking quite a beating in the London press thanks to his claim that living dinosaurs exist in the far reaches of the Amazon. Newspaper reporter Edward Malone learns that this claim originates from a diary given to him by fellow explorer Maple White's daughter, Paula. Malone's paper funds an expedition to rescue Maple White, who has been marooned at the top of a high plateau. Joined by renowned hunter John Roxton, and others, the group goes to South America, where they do indeed find a plateau inhabited by pre-historic creatures, one of which they even manage to bring back to London with them.

Movie Tagline:
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's stupendous story!

Title: Lost World, The
Release Date: February 02, 1925
Runtime: 64 mins
Genre: Adventure
All Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Colors: Black and White, Color, Color
Sound: Silent
IMDB Rating: 7.1
Buried.com Rating: 8.1 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With L

MPAA Rating: Unrated

Harry O. Hoyt

Bessie Love ...Miss Paula White (as Miss Bessie Love)
Lewis Stone ...Sir John Roxton (as Mr. Lewis Stone)
Wallace Beery ...Prof. Challenger (as Mr. Wallace Beery)
Lloyd Hughes ...Edward E. Malone (as Mr. Lloyd Hughes)
Alma Bennett ...Gladys Hungerford (as Miss Alma Bennett)
Arthur Hoyt ...Prof. Summerlee (as Mr. Arthur Hoyt)
Margaret McWade ...Mrs. Challenger (as Miss Margaret McWade)
Bull Montana ...Ape-Man (as Mr. Bull Montana)
Frank Finch Smiles ......
Jules Cowles ...Zambo (Roxton's servant) (as Mr. Jules Cowles)
George Bunny ...Colin McArdle (as Mr. George Bunny)
Charles Wellesley ...Maj. Hibbard (as Mr. Charles Wellesley)
Jocko the Monkey ...Jocko
Arthur Conan Doyle ...Himself
Mary the Chimpanzee ...Herself
Virginia Brown Faire ...Marquette (half-caste girl)
Nelson McDowell ...Lawyer advising the editor
Gilbert Roland ...Extra
Leo White ...Percy Potts

Serge Bromberg
Scott MacQueen
David H. Shepard
Jamie White
Earl Hudson

Arthur Conan Doyle
Marion Fairfax

Robert Israel
R.J. Miller

Movie Soundtrack(s):
"The Lost World"

More Movie Taglines:
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's stupendous story!
Movie Trivia:
  • In July 1929, the Kodascope Libraries acquired the 16mm rights to this film. The original lavender protection positive itself was edited down to five reels to create the abridged 16mm Kodascope version. This abridged Kodascope version was the only one widely known to survive in the U.S. until a more extensive (but still incomplete) original tinted, toned and hand-colored 35mm print was found in 2003 in the hands of a private collector and purchased by Film Preservation Associates.
  • While filming one of the stop-motion scenes, the cameraman spotted a pair of pliers in the picture. So as not to draw attention to them by having them suddenly disappear, he moved them a little at a time until they were out of the shot.
  • When the explorers return to London, there is a shot of the London Pavilion with a flashing sign advertising a showing of The Sea Hawk (1924), a movie in which two of the film's stars, Wallace Beery and Lloyd Hughes, had also appeared.
  • Arthur Conan Doyle attended the movie with his family. He liked it.
  • The Brontosaurus head was operated by three men.
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