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The Lost World (1998)

R  |   |  Adventure, Sci-Fi  |  6 November 1999 (Germany)
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A scientist discovers dinosaurs on a remote plateau in Mongolia.

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A scientist discovers dinosaurs on a remote plateau in Mongolia.

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The Original Adventure To A World Like No Other

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Rated R for some sci-fi violence/gore | See all certifications »
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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World  »

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Michael Sinelnikoff also played Dr. Summerlee in the TV Series The Lost World (1999). See more »

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In the museum when Challenger is giving his lecture, the camera zooms out of a carnivorous dinosaur's mouth. The dinosaur is mounted in a horizontal, not vertical standing, which would have been correct for the period. Also, Challenger and Summerlee comment on the live dinosaurs on the Plateau as standing in a different way than originally conceived. This makes no sense if they have a skeleton set up that way in their museum. See more »

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Amanda White: [Looking at the view threw binoculars] What an incredible view.
John Roxton: [Looking at Amanda's chest] It sure is.
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Scenes which appear to place a dinosaur in jeopardy were simulated. No dinosaur was injured, harmed or mistreated in the making of this motion picture. See more »

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10 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I kind of agree with Matthew: "...I would probably buy it if I had the chance, but not because I thought it was a good movie, it would be because of the fact that there were two things I enjoyed: the unpredictability of the story, and how Malone deals with the T-Rex in the ending. " I have never read the original and I should before commenting on any of the movies, but this one was oh so dark, right from the beginning and all the way to the end. It's the only version I know of where everyone dies and the last person is marooned. NOTHING like any of the other versions. Now that's a courageous idea but unfortunately it was very badly executed. And what was Bergin thinking? He was so awesome in Mountains of the Moon.


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