viewmaster! gosh, I had one of those discs as well with the
dinosaurs. I had totally forgot that after X number of
years.....;) Jane Davidson
From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu [owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu] On Behalf Of
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Thursday, September 09, 2010 4:07 AM
To: Rob Taylor
Subject: Re: The Animal World (1956)
Thank you for this information!
I never actually saw this movie, but I had a ViewMaster disc (!?!?
from the Proterozoic there...) that featured the dinosaur sequences.
Rob Taylor wrote:
Possibly of interest to some on this List, I noted today that Irwin
1956 documentary The Animal World, featuring a classic stop motion
segment produced by Ray Harryhausen and Willis O'Brien, is now
its entirety on DVD through Warner Bros. Studio (WBshop.com).
dinosaur segment has previously been on DVD (the 2003 release of The
Scorpion), to my knowledge, this is the first time the entire film
made available in this format.
A bit too young myself to have ever seen the original film; I look
to acquiring a copy and seeing the dino segment within its proper
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
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