The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

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The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by dachshundonstilts » Wed May 31, 2017 4:38 pm

A new restoration of "The Lost World" is premiering this week at the San Francisco Silent Film Festival and will be released by Flicker Alley in September. Info here:

https://www.flickeralley.com/classic-mo ... y=20414531
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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by Kitty » Wed May 31, 2017 5:07 pm

Awesome!! That will be great to see.
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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by Mrs. Danvers » Fri Jun 02, 2017 10:28 am

Oh that is good news for people, I saw it many years ago and really liked it then. I thought the special effects for the time were very good. I like stop motion animation. Think Ray Harryhausen.
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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by dachshundonstilts » Tue Jun 06, 2017 11:30 pm

Yes, and Harryhausen was essentially Willis O'Brien's disciple.
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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by dachshundonstilts » Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:41 am

Reminder that this disc will be out soon.
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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by Kitty » Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:17 am

I thought I saw on Twitter that people were already getting it? That's so cool! :)

And welcome back, dachs!
You trying to tell me you didn't hear that shriek? That was something trying to get out of its premature grave, and I don't want to be here when it does. - Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by dachshundonstilts » Thu Sep 07, 2017 2:28 pm

Thanks! That's cool if they're already being delivered. Maybe I've got one waiting for me now...
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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by dachshundonstilts » Fri Sep 08, 2017 6:33 pm

:D It has shipped.
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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by Kitty » Fri Sep 08, 2017 7:40 pm

Yay! That's exciting!
You trying to tell me you didn't hear that shriek? That was something trying to get out of its premature grave, and I don't want to be here when it does. - Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

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Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Post by dachshundonstilts » Fri Sep 08, 2017 10:18 pm

"I feel so low, old chap, that I could get on stilts and walk under a dachshund." - Monty, "It" (1927)

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