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Mysterious Island (1961)

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Starring
Michael Craig Michael Craig
Capt. Cyrus Harding
Joan Greenwood Joan Greenwood
Lady Mary Fairchild
Michael Callan Michael Callan
Herbert Brown
Gary Merrill Gary Merrill
Gideon Spilitt
Herbert Lom Herbert Lom
Captain Nemo
Beth Rogan Beth Rogan
Elena Fairchild
Percy Herbert Percy Herbert
Sgt. Pencroft
Dan Jackson Dan Jackson
Cpl. Neb Nugent


Written by
Crane Wilbur Crane Wilbur
(screenplay)
Jules Verne Jules Verne
(novel)


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Mysterious Island

5 years, 2 months ago at Nov 21 22:05
If you’re wondering why Ray Harryhausen was brought on a Jules Verne adaptation, look no further than two then-recent live-action adaptations from Disney. In 1954, they brought about 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, a still beloved piece of nostalgia that made piles of money and brought home two Oscars, and in 1960 they released Swiss Family Robinson, which also made piles upon piles of money. Colu... read more
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During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home.
Release date: 19 December 1961
UPC: 043396078949
Tags: Fantasy (4), Adventure (4), Pirate (4), 1961 (3), Sunken City (3), Castaway (3), Volcano (3), Escape (3), Adaptation (3), Sea Monster (2), Ray Harryhausen (2), Stock Footage (2), Tree Cutting (2), Giant Crab (2), Rifle (2), Island (2), 1960s (2), Ship Sinking (2), Hot Air Balloon (2), Underwater (2)
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Mysterious Island

“If you’re wondering why Ray Harryhausen was brought on a Jules Verne adaptation, look no further than two then-recent live-action adaptations from Disney. In 1954, they brought about 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, a still beloved piece of nostalgia that made piles of money and brought home two Oscars, and in 1960 they released Swiss Family Robinson, which also made piles upon piles of money. Columbia had the bright idea of taking a Jules Verne property, rushing it into production, and adding in Ray Harryhausen for good measure, despite the source material completely lacking in gigantic monsters.   It’s a good thing they decided to enliven the proceedings with Harryhausen’s stop-motion creatures, because otherwise there’s very little going on here to keep your interest. This is o” read more

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