Probably the best fo the bunch. My favourite bit is when for no apparent reason they use the U-boat cannon to shoot some Triceratops-type creatures in the face. A bit harsh I thought!
The Land That Time Forgot
(1975) Starring:Keith Barron, Susan Penhaligon, Doug McClure Director:Kevin Connor Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
A German U-Boat torpedoes a British ship during World War I, and its survivors are taken onboard. Getting lost, the U-Boat drifts into a mist which exposes a prehistoric land filled with ferocious monsters and dinosaurs. They must escape the land that time forgot!
At The Earth's Core
(1976) Starring:Peter Cushing, Caroline Munro, Doug McClure Director:Kevin Connor Certificate:
In this adaptation of the Edgar Rice Burroughs novel, Peter Cushing and Doug McClure are scientists who pilot a mechanical excavator to the centre of the Earth. They find themselves in the Kingdom of Pellucidar where they encounter a tribe which is under attack from giant prehistoric creatures.
Almost as much fun as the board game Escape From Atlantis! Co-stars Cliff from cheers and a giant octopus!
Warlords Of Atlantis
(1978) Starring:Daniel Massey, Cyd Charisse, Doug McClure Director:Kevin Connor Certificate:
A maritime expedition of eminent Victorian scientists sets out to find a mysterious artefact. They are attacked by a giant octopus, and when they awake they find that they are now captives of the legendary Warlord of Atlantis - master of the undersea kingdom. The scientists discover that the ..read more »
An inferior sequel to the great Land That Time Forgot
The People that Time Forgot
(1977) Starring:Dana Gillespie, Patrick Wayne, Sarah Douglas Director:Kevin Connor Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
The third fantasy movie based on the Edgar Rice Burroughs novels starring Doug McClure and directed by Kevin Connor (the first being 'The Land That Time Forgot' followed by 'At Earth's Core'). A party travels to the Antarctic to search for Bowen Tyler (McClure) who has been missing in the region ..read more »
A bit of a rarity from 1980. Technically not part of the same Edgar Rice Burroughs inspired stories, and not very good, but I've run out of ideas!
Humanoids From The Deep
(1997) Starring:Robert Carradine, Mark Rolston, Emma Samms Director:Jeff Yonis Certificate:
Remake of the 1980 Doug McClure monster movie. Terror washes up on the shores of a small coastal town when killer fish, genetically altered as part of a US government weapons program, start attacking the local men. To make matters worse, the fish then start abducting the local women for the ..read more »