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THE PHANTOM FROM 10,000 LEAGUES widescreen & quality upgrade


This is the original widescreen theatrical print which is significantly sharper than the 4;3 print found elsewhere at IA. An ultra-low-budget sci fi romp in which a radiation-spawned monster terrorizes a California beach, without actually showing up on the beach. He (it) does manage to sink the same rowboat three times. Will Venice Beach survive? And what about the rest of us? Directed by Dan Milner Released in 1955 complete print

The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues is a 1955 in film science fiction film. It was directed by Dan Milner and produced by Jack Milner two former film editors and starred Kent Taylor.
The movie was released December, 1955 as a double feature with Day the World Ended; American Releasing Corporation's first double feature. American Releasing Corporation soon changed their name to American International Pictures. Both films cost approximately $100,000 each.


The double bill of this and Day the World Ended proved popular, due in part to some savvy marketing by James H. Nicholson. Within two months of release the films had earned $400,000.< name="AIP"/>

See also

  • List of films in the public domain
  • Midnite Movies

DVD releases

The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues was released for CatCom and for one of the 50 horror movies in a huge box set.


  • Joe Dante on The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues] at
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