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Journey to the Center of the Earth (1988)

PG | | Adventure | 30 July 1988 (Japan)
Young people exploring a cave in Hawaii fall into a hole, wind up in the lost city of Atlantis.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Janie du Plessis ...
Rykov / Shank
Tola (as Jeff Weston)
Wanda Saknussemm
Lochner de Kock ...
Professor Galba
Rodermann / Hairdresser
Billy Foul
Albert Maritz ...
Mago / Kepple / Lab Assistant
Loki / Reporter
Lynda Marshall ...
Miss Ferry
Myra Chasen ...
Mrs. Wellington
Marius Du Plooy ...
William Wellington


Young people exploring a cave in Hawaii fall into a hole, wind up in the lost city of Atlantis.

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30 July 1988 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Die Reise zum Mittelpunkt der Erde  »

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Director Albert Pyun hated how the studio took his film from him and spliced it with another film to just to have it released. Because of this he has disowned it and his name doesn't appear on any official releases. See more »


References Avenging Force (1986) See more »

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By Way of Explanation (from the Named Director)
19 March 2004 | by See all my reviews

I'm the named director of the film. Only the approximately first 8 minutes of the film were written or directed by me. The remainder of the film is actually the sequel to "Alien In LA" which was tacked on and renamed "Journey to the Center of the Earth" in order to fulfill contractual commitments by the production company to foreign distributors. The remainder of the footage I shot (my film) has never been seen by the public (and few others) due to the lack of funds at the time to shoot and insert the many special effects shots required. The storyline of my version/script is entirely different from that in the above-titled film (the released version).

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