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The Ghost of Slumber Mountain (1918)

In a dream Uncle Jack looks through a magic telescope owned by the ghost of a hermit and sees what life was like millions of years ago, including a battle between prehistoric monsters.

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Willis H. O'Brien (uncredited)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Alan V. Day Alan V. Day ... Jacks Nephew
Chauncey A. Day Chauncey A. Day ... Jacks Nephew
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Storyline

A mountain climber has a dream in which he meets the ghost of an old hermit whose magic telescope lets him look back into prehistoric times including such dinosaurs as a brontosaurus and a diatryma as well as a death struggle between a triceratops and a T-rex. Written by duke1029@aol.com

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See the Giant Monsters of thousands of years ago live again and battle as they did in Prehistoria. (Print Ad- The Evening Star,((Dunedin, NZ)) 6 November 1920) See more »


Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Release Date:

17 November 1918 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Budget:

$3,000 (estimated)
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Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This was Willis H. O'Brien's first film after the split-reelers he had done for Edison's Conquest program. See more »

Alternate Versions

In 2003, Turner Classic Movies presented on television a 19-minute version with an uncredited musical score. It was digitally restored by Hypercube llc, New York City, for the National Film Museum Inc. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Time Machine (2002) See more »

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It's good.
5 June 2019 | by afonsobritofalvesSee all my reviews

It's not the best old movie ever, but it's good. Highly recommend.


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