THE ABACOS ISLANDS, NOT JURASSIC PARK: The plan to clone an extinct horse. (Here’s some background on the Abacos.)
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Talk about going full circle in just one week… New research suggests that the Tyrannosaurus rex couldn’t actually run, and could only achieve a max speed of just 12 mph. This, among many other reports (such as dinosaurs actually having feathers), changes the way we view Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park, especially the scene in which Dr. Ian Malcolm […]
An insane yet convincing fan theory has surfaced online that claims Jurassic Park never had any actual dinosaurs in it.
In Expert Witness, The A.V. Club talks to industry insiders to shed some light on how the pop culture sausage gets made. In this installment, we talk to longtime TV director John T. Kretchmer to discuss all the unusual and unexpected ways directing for the small screen is different than directing for the big screen. Read more...
With the rising proliferation of information and connectedness, the suspension of disbelief that once ensured we didn’t overthink the irrelevant aspects of entertainment is slowly dissipating. Once upon a time, we gladly accepted the ludicrous science of a fantastic film like Face/Off, our second favorite film of 1997… Read more...
By JM McNab Published: September 03rd, 2017
"I didn’t move, speak, or change my facial expression in any way during the awkward silence that followed."
Great Big Story spent some time with stop-motion animator Phil Tippett, who worked on films like Star Wars, RoboCop, and Jurassic Park. For the last 30+ years, Phil has also been working on his passion project, Mad God, a film which he acknowledges he may never complete.
By Robert Niles: Have you been wondering what that Halloween Horror Nights maze is you've been watching rise in the Jurassic Park River Adventure queue at Universal Studios Hollywood? The brick house facade doesn't look like any of the...Show More Summary
Hello. I’m the paleontologist who keeps finding out more and more lame shit about dinosaurs, and I’m here to ruin your life. You may remember me from last month, when I figured out that the tyrannosaurus rex, the vicious, real-life monster that frightened us all on the big screen in the 90’s, could not actually run. Show More Summary
“Don’t you see the danger, John, inherent in what you’re doing here?” Chronicle Collectibles‘ officially-licensed statue is a 1:5 scale model of Rexy, the female T-Rex from Jurassic Park. It measures 8? x 4? x 4? and weighs 150lb. Instead of meat, it eats money. $4500 to be exact.
We have a T-Rex! In fact, you can have a T-Rex from Jurassic Park as well if you happen to have a stack of cash lying around to spend on a fifth scale statue of the dinosaur from Steven Spielberg’s modern classic. Chronicle Collectibles...Show More Summary
If you build it, they will come. And probably get eaten. Jurassic World Evolution is a theme park simulation game based on the Jurassic Park franchise. Just like in the film, the game will allow you to create new types of dinosaurs. Coming to PC, Xbox One and PS4 in 2018.
On the August 22, 2017 episode of /Film Daily, Brad Oman joins Peter Sciretta to talk about Rian Johnson’s The Brothers Bloom in the Water Cooler, in the news we discuss the passing of Jerry Lewis, Godzilla vs. Kong, a potential horror movie mashup, an R-Rated Knight Rider reboot, and new Star Wars and Jurassic Park video games. Show More Summary
Stop ???? building ???? parks ???? with ???? dinosaurs ???? in ???? them Whilst Microsoft’s Gamescom event was little more than a rehash of their E3 conference it did have a couple surprise, least not that a new Jurassic World is on the way. Jurassic...Show More Summary
Movie-based tie-in games are still a thing, all these years later. Some of them are good, some of them are bad, and some of them are downright awful. Well, for the upcoming Jurassic World Evolution, instead of just mimicking what the movie was, it will allow you to create your very own...
Ever since Jurassic Park arrived in 1993, people have wanted to see a theme park with real dinosaurs, despite the fact that it would likely go catastrophically wrong at some point. There’s just something about the possibility of seeing dinosaurs in real life that makes people throw caution to the wind. Show More Summary
A dream comes true for Jurassic Park fans with Jurassic World Evolution, a forthcoming theme park sim that will put YOU in charge of your very own Jurassic World! Frontier Developments’ Jurassic World Evolution puts players in control of operations on the infamous island of Isla Nublar. The goal is to build new attractions and facilities, […]