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The Beast of Hollow Mountain (1956)

 -  Western | Horror | Sci-Fi  -  August 1956 (USA)
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An American cowboy living in Mexico discovers his cattle is being eaten by a giant prehistoric dinosaur.

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An American cowboy living in Mexico discovers his cattle is being eaten by a giant prehistoric dinosaur.

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A HORROR BEYOND BELIEF...BREATHING HATE, DEATH AND DESTRUCTION! See more »

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Valley of the Mists  »

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Willis H. O'Brien was originally to have also provided the special effects for the film. See more »

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Jimmy Ryan: Oh, I make it a rule never to be offended at a pretty girl.
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Better than your average fifties monster flick
30 January 2001 | by (Sacramento, CA) – See all my reviews

OK. So it wasn't Jurassic park. It was a Western with some great graphics and a wonderful T. Rex eating up some cattle and cowboys in Mexico. Hats off to fellow Bakersfieldean, Guy Madison, on the downside of his career in the gloaming of the Hickock days. And, don't forget that Pattie Medina was always worth the price of admission. Story? Yep. Monster emerges from mountain, eats cattle, vaqueros and cowboy kicks its tail. The action was great and fun. And, like I said before, Patricia Medina was lovely. Check it out.


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