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

Three Views on the Challenges Women Face in the Film Industry
It is wonderful that directors like Ava DuVernay, Angelina Jolie, and Gina Prince-Bythewood gave us superb films in 2014.  But it is an indicator of the challenges still faced by women filmmakers that none of them was nominated for a major directing award. The Alliance of Women Film Journalists

posted 3:38:46pm Jan. 31, 2015 | read full post »

Snickers Wins the Super Bowl!
The real competition at the Super Bowl is for the commercials, right? This Snickers ad is a hoot. [iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/rqbomTIWCZ8?rel=0" frameborder="0"]

posted 8:00:02am Jan. 31, 2015 | read full post »

How Did Ca Plane Pour Moi End Up in So Many Movies?
How did a 1977 song in French by the Belgian singer Plastic Bertrand become a go-to for 21st century American movie soundtracks, from big studio films to quirky indies? "Ça Plane Pour Moi" has appeared in Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street" and last week's "We'll Never Have Paris," from

posted 3:40:03pm Jan. 30, 2015 | read full post »

The Kitten Bowl 2015: You Can Win A Set of Kitten Cards
[iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/5sO4NoaF89Y?rel=0" frameborder="0"] The most-anticipated sporting event of the weekend -- in some circles anyway, is this year's Kitten Bowl, Su-Purr Sunday, February 1 (12/11c) only on Hallmark Channel! [caption id="attachment_3263

posted 12:00:45pm Jan. 30, 2015 | read full post »

Una Gran Noticia! Disney's First Latina Princess
The Disney princesses have their first Latina member! Princess Elena of Avalor will make her debut in the Disney Channel series "Sofia the First" before starring in her own series on the Disney channel.

posted 9:19:37am Jan. 30, 2015 | 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.