Movie Mom

Movie Mom


Jurassic Park Quiz: Answers

posted by Nell Minow

Thanks to all who responded!

1. Which actor in “Jurassic Park” appears in a 2013 #1 box office release? Joseph Mazzello, who  played Tim, appears as Mouse in “GI Joe: Retaliation.”

2.  Name two classic movies that have dinosaur skeletons in museums collapsed by the characters. “Bringing Up Baby” and “On the Town”

YouTube Preview Image

3.  The co-screenwriter and author of the book “Jurassic Park” had what unusual academic achievement for the movie industry? He was a doctor.

4.  In real life, humans did not live at the same time as dinosaurs, but movies cannot resist putting them together.  What movie has a famous 60?s beauty in a fur bikini playing opposite an Allosaurus?  Raquel Welch in “One Millon Years B.C.”

YouTube Preview Image

5.  What movie features a frozen dinosaur awakened by a 20th century bomb test? “The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms”

YouTube Preview Image


Previous Posts

The Top 100 Animated Films of All Time: The Animators Pick
Time Out New York asked top animators to pick the greatest 100 animated films of all time.  All the Disney, Pixar, and Miyazaki classics are there, plus some surprises.  I have some disagreements, but am entirely in favor of the #1 pick. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iAykOz1gWi4[/you

posted 3:59:23pm Apr. 22, 2014 | read full post »

Interview: Daniel Licht, Composer of "Dexter"
Daniel Licht composed the music for "Dexter" as well as two of the "Silent Hill" video games and films including "Permanent Midnight" and "Stephen King's Thinner."  He talked to me about the difference between composing for thrillers and comedy and why he hit his guitar with a frying pan. Tell m

posted 8:00:40am Apr. 22, 2014 | read full post »

Happy Earth Day! Movies About Our Planet
Celebrate Earth Day with some of these great films about our planet, its beauties and its challenges: 1. An Inconvenient Truth Al Gore's Oscar-winning documentary makes a powerful case for the dire effects of climate change -- and an even more powerful case for our ability to prevent more damage

posted 7:00:55am Apr. 22, 2014 | read full post »

Smithsonian: Earth Day Movies for Kids
The Smithsonian has a terrific list of movies for kids about the environment -- great films for Earth Day or any day. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HgT_xT587MY[/youtube]

posted 4:53:58pm Apr. 21, 2014 | read full post »

New on DVD: The Classic King Family Specials
[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEk4ae0KGI0[/youtube] King Family's Classic Television Specials Collection Volume One comes out on DVD tomorrow. It is a lot of fun to visit the wonderfully wholesome King Family -- the six singing King sisters and their spouses and children, who all seemed

posted 3:50:54pm Apr. 21, 2014 | read full post »




Report as Inappropriate

You are reporting this content because it violates the Terms of Service.

All reported content is logged for investigation.