- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 25 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Released: March 17, 2009
- Originally Released: 1961
- Label: Televista
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Performers, Cast and Crew:
In this wild children's romp from 1961, some kids helping their explorer uncle unpack his findings from Indonesia discover that one of the items is, in fact, a dinosaur egg. Once the monster hatches, it takes up residence in the nearby Highgate Pond. The program also includes two vintage shorts from Mischief Makers: "Sweet Revenge" and "Ride 'Em Cowboy."
An entertaining children's story in which three youngsters help their uncle unpack specimens from Indonesia, one of which turns out to be a dinosaur's egg. The adventures begin when the growing monster invades the town pond. This delightful movie was produced by Halas and Batchelor Cartoon Films Ltd. for the Children's Film Foundation which was a non-profit organization in the United Kingdom that made films for children. It was founded in 1951 and was subsidized by the British government for 30 years. As an extra bonus this DVD contains two vintage Mischief Makers shorts Sweet Revenge and Ride 'Em Cowboy.