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Journey to the Centre of the Earth

CUMBERSOME RENDERING of the Jules Verne epic in earnest animated form, with Professor Oliver Lindenbrook (TED KNIGHT) and nephews doing the burrowing/underground pterodactyl races/Atlantis bit. Count Saccnusson (er, TED KNIGHT) is the evil little fucker trying to stop them. Lumpen, much like the titular destination, but had this been done in the Willy Fogg-filled 80s the Prof would’ve been a talking dog and his best mate a camp badger or something, so be grateful for small mercies.

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