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1A [[EverythingsBetterWithDinosaurs Dinosaur]] film from 1948. The first post-war Dinosaur movie and first one made in color. The story concerns an expedition to the titular island. An Adventure-seeker and his fiancee (who finances the expedition) to an uncharted South Pacific island. ²²The adventurer spotted the island during the war and took a photograph of a dinosaur. Wanting to go back, he hires a captain who locates the only person to visit the island and get off of it alive. ²²When they get there, they find dinosaurs and other prehistoric monsters. ²²Well known for its SpecialEffectsFailure. ²²----²!!! This film shows the examples of:²²* BringItBackAlive: the goal of the expedition, aside from getting photographs of the dinosaurs. ²* LostWorld: The titular Island. ²* PeopleInRubberSuits: The ''Ceratosaurus''. ²* PrehistoricMonster²* StockDinosaurs: ''Brontosaurus'', ''Dimetrodon'', and to some extent ''Ceratosaurus'' and the giant ground sloth (the latter being solely carnivorous for some reason).

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