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The Monster of Highgate Ponds

The Monster of Highgate Ponds

Michael Balfour
Director: Alberto Cavalcanti Cast: Michael Balfour
Michael Balfour
, Ronald Howard
Ronald Howard
, Frederick Piper
Frederick Piper
Alberto Cavalcanti


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A group of British children discover an ancient Malaysian egg that hatches into a bizarre but friendly creature. Soon the kids are struggling to protect the beast from a greedy circus manager while trying to help it find its way home.

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Product Details

Release Date: 03/17/2009
UPC: 0029502368920
Original Release: 1961
Rating: NR
Source: Televista
Region Code: 0
Time: 1:25:00
Sales rank: 62,264

Special Features

Bonus short subjects

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Michael Balfour Bert
Ronald Howard Uncle Dick
Frederick Piper Sam
Terry Raven Chris
Michael Wade David
Beryl Cooke Miss Haggerty
Roy Vicente The Monster
Rachel Clay Actor

Technical Credits
Alberto Cavalcanti Director
Joy Batchelor Original Story,Screenwriter
Mary Cathcart Borer Screenwriter
Francis Chagrin Score Composer
John Halas Producer
Robert Hill Editor
Jack King Editor
Frank North Cinematographer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Monster of Highgate Ponds
1. Egg [4:10]
2. Hatching [5:40]
3. Appetite [4:44]
4. New Home [5:54]
5. Expensive [4:37]
6. Monster [4:12]
7. Relocation [4:28]
8. Uncle Dick's Return [4:15]
9. Sightings [3:56]
10. Overgrown Lizard [8:12]
11. Capture [4:49]
12. Gong Back Home [2:49]

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