The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms 1953 PG

6.00PM Wed 15 May 2019 (1hr 20mins)
GOMA | Cinema A | Free

SYNOPSIS

The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms will screen from an archival 35mm print.

"A memorable collaboration between legendary sci-fi writer Ray Bradbury and renowned stop-motion animator Ray Harryhausen results in a defrosted Rhedosaurus wrecking havoc from the North Pole to lower Manhattan. The first instance of atom bomb testing used as a plot device for dinosaur-inspired urban renewal!" Palm Springs Classic Science Fiction Film Festival

CREDITS

35MM, BLACK AND WHITE, MONO, 80 MINUTES, UNITED STATES, ENGLISH / DIRECTOR: EUGÉNE LOURIÈ / PRODUCER: JACK DIETZ / SCRIPT: LOU MORHEIM, FRED FREIBERGER, BASED ON THE SHORT STORY “THE FOG HORN” BY RAY BRADBURY / CINEMATOGRAPHER: JACK RUSSELL / EDITOR: BERNARD W. BURTON / ART DIRECTOR: EUGÉNE LOURIÈ / MUSIC: DAVID BUTTOLPH / CAST: PAUL CHRISTIAN,  PAULA RAYMOND, CECIL KELLAWAY, LEE VAN CLEEF / PRINT SOURCE: NATIONAL FILM AND SOUND ARCHIVE, CANBERRA / RIGHTS: ROADSHOW / SCREENING FORMAT: 35MM