The Utahraptor Project

What is the Utahraptor Project and How Can You Help?

The Utahraptor Project can shed light on a gruesome prehistoric dual. Death at the end of a 9-inch scythe was the fate of many unfortunate dinosaurs around 124 million years ago. Utahraptor ostrommaysorum was undoubtedly one of the most terrifying predators ever to roam the earth, the top killing machine of its day. Utahraptor has become a particular favorite for … Read More

Why do critics hate Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom

Why Do Critics Hate Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom?

The hype surrounding this movie hearkens back to the time surrounding The Lost World Jurassic Park, with an abundance of merchandise; toys, games, Jeep commercials, candy, and more heralding the release of the fifth sequel in the franchise. All of this new content tempts fans of the series with the promise of an epic film. So you may wonder: why … Read More

Jurassic World Movie

Jurassic World Movie [Full Analysis]

The Jurassic World movie revived a franchise that lay dormant for fourteen years. After the mixed critical reception of the prior sequels, Universal put the Jurassic Park series on hold. While numerous scripts were presented, none of them gained enough traction to move forward, until now. This story successfully combines progress and nostalgia. Twenty-two years after the disaster in Jurassic … Read More

Jurassic Park 3 movie

Jurassic Park 3 Movie [Full Analysis]

The Jurassic Park 3 movie brought advanced CGI and animatronic dinosaurs of the new millennium. The story takes place four years after the events of The Lost World. The dinosaurs still inhabit the island of Isla Sorna. Naturally, the news of wild dinosaurs goes public, an illegal tourism industry brings dinosaurs and man into conflict. While hang-gliding with a friend, … Read More

The Lost World: Jurassic Park movie

The Lost World: Jurassic Park Movie [Full Analysis]

In 1993, Jurassic Park told a harrowing adventure and brought audiences the most compelling depiction of dinosaurs ever put on the big screen. Four years later, The Lost World: Jurassic Park movie took audiences to the next level. Incorporating a darker atmosphere that sets the tone for a different type of adventure. The development process for the first film empowered … Read More

Jurassic Park Movie

Jurassic Park Movie [Full Analysis]

In 1993 Steven Spielberg dazzled audiences with the Jurassic Park movie. The film showcased some of the most groundbreaking special effects of the twentieth century. Michael Crichton’s novel told the unprecedented tale of the genetic recreation of extinct animals. His novel quickly captured the attention of Spielberg, who knew it would become a very successful film. The story’s concept shockingly … Read More

The Lost World Novel

Lost World Novel by Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park novel became his most well-known work. The 1993 film adaptation spurred a tremendous dinosaur craze. Fans demanded more. The result was a sequel in the same tone as the original, driven once again through the voice of Ian Malcolm. While the first film deviated from the book in many key areas, the heart of the story remained … Read More

Jurassic Park Novel

Jurassic Park Novel by Michael Crichton

The Jurassic Park novel represents one of the finest works of dinosaur fiction ever published. This novel remains the signature work of the late author Michael Crichton. The book underwent many revisions, eventually turning from a child-friendly story about dinosaurs into a sci-fi horror novel. Crichton’s final work achieves a far darker tone than what was eventually adapted for the … Read More