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Cowboy James Franciscus seeks fame and fortune by capturing a Tyrannosaurus Rex living in the Forbidden Valley and putting it in a Mexican circus. His victim, called the Gwangi, turns out to have an aversion to being shown in public. Another film featuring the stop-action special effects talents of Ray Harryhausen. Written by
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"The Valley of Gwangi" is one of those poorly developed silly films that become dated, boring and forgettable. The combination of cowboy and sci-fi in the turn of the Twentieth Century does not work and the terrible special effects seems to be from the 50's or an Ed Wood production. The conclusion is awful, with non-stop people running in repeated scenes and the fate of the nasty gypsy old woman that caused the whole trouble is not shown. My vote is four.
Title (Brazil) "O Vale Proibido" ("The Forbidden Valley")
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