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1. Jurassic World (2015)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | Post-production

Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park (1993), Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond. After 10 years of operation and visitor rates declining, in order to fulfill a corporate mandate, a new attraction is created to re-spark visitor's interest, which backfires horribly.

Writers: Derek Connolly, Colin Trevorrow, Michael Crichton | Director: Colin Trevorrow | Stars: Chris Pratt, Judy Greer, Ty Simpkins, Bryce Dallas Howard

2. Jurassic Park (1993)

PG-13 | 127 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.

Writers: Michael Crichton, David Koepp | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

3. The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)

PG-13 | 129 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.5
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59 Metascore

A research team is sent to the Jurassic Park Site B island to study the dinosaurs there while another team approaches with another agenda.

Writers: Michael Crichton, David Koepp | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Jeff Goldblum, Julianne Moore, Pete Postlethwaite, Vince Vaughn

4. Jurassic Park III (2001)

PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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A decidedly odd couple with ulterior motives convince Dr. Alan Grant to go to Isla Sorna (the second InGen dinosaur lab.), resulting in an unexpected landing...and unexpected new inhabitants on the island.

Writers: Michael Crichton, Peter Buchman, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor | Director: Joe Johnston | Stars: Sam Neill, William H. Macy, Téa Leoni, Alessandro Nivola

5. Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)

Approved | 79 min | Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi

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A strange prehistoric beast lurks in the depths of the Amazonian jungle. A group of scientists try to capture the animal and bring it back to civilization for study.

Writers: Harry Essex, Arthur A. Ross, Maurice Zimm | Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: Richard Carlson, Julie Adams, Richard Denning, Antonio Moreno

6. Bringing Up Baby (1938)

Approved | 102 min | Comedy, Romance

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While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard "Baby."

Writers: Dudley Nichols, Hagar Wilde | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles, Walter Catlett

7. Five Million Years to Earth (1967)

Approved | 97 min | Sci-Fi, Horror

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A mysterious artifact is unearthed in London, and famous scientist Bernard Quatermass is called into to divine its origins and explain its strange effects on people.

Writer: Nigel Kneale | Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: James Donald, Andrew Keir, Barbara Shelley, Julian Glover

8. Them! (1954)

Approved | 94 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

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The earliest atomic tests in New Mexico cause common ants to mutate into giant man-eating monsters that threaten civilization.

Writers: Ted Sherdeman, Russell S. Hughes, George Worthing Yates | Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: James Whitmore, Edmund Gwenn, Joan Weldon, James Arness

9. The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)

Approved | 80 min | Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi

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A ferocious dinosaur awakened by an Arctic atomic test terrorizes the North Atlantic and ultimately New York City.

Writers: Lou Morheim, Fred Freiberger, Ray Bradbury | Director: Eugène Lourié | Stars: Paul Hubschmid, Paula Raymond, Cecil Kellaway, Kenneth Tobey

10. The Genesis Code (2010)

PG | 138 min | Drama

5.3
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A college hockey player and a female journalism student struggle to find common ground with their spiritual faith and scientific studies.

Writer: Michael W. Leighton | Directors: C. Thomas Howell, Patrick Read Johnson | Stars: Logan Bartholomew, Kelsey Sanders, C.R. Lewis, Ernest Borgnine

11. RRRrrrr!!! (2004)

94 min | Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi

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In 35,000 BC, the tribe of the Dirty Hairs is in war against the tribe of the Clean Hairs for eight hundred years, trying to get their shampoo. The chief of the Dirty Hairs sends his ... See full summary »

Writers: Maurice Barthélémy, Alain Chabat, Marina Foïs, Pierre-François Martin-Laval, Jean-Paul Rouve | Director: Alain Chabat | Stars: Marina Foïs, Gérard Depardieu, Damien Jouillerot, Samir Guesmi

12. The Deadly Mantis (1957)

Approved | 79 min | Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi

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A giant prehistoric praying mantis, recently freed from the Arctic ice, voraciously preys on American military at the DEW Line and works its way south.

Writers: Martin Berkeley, William Alland | Director: Nathan Juran | Stars: Craig Stevens, William Hopper, Alix Talton, Donald Randolph

13. The Giant Behemoth (1959)

Unrated | 80 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

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Marine atomic tests cause changes in the ocean's ecosystem resulting in dangerous blobs of radiation and the resurrection of a dormant dinosaur which threatens London.

Writers: Robert Abel, Allen Adler, Eugène Lourié, Daniel James | Directors: Douglas Hickox, Eugène Lourié | Stars: Gene Evans, André Morell, John Turner, Leigh Madison

14. Dinotasia (2012)

83 min | Documentary, Animation

5.4
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Documentary following the different ages of the dinosaur.

Writers: David Krentz, Erik Nelson | Directors: David Krentz, Erik Nelson, David E. Duncan | Stars: Werner Herzog, Lorànt Deutsch

15. Monster on the Campus (1958)

Unrated | 77 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

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The blood of a primitive fish exposed to gamma rays causes a benign research professor to regress to an ape-like, bloodthirsty prehistoric hominid.

Writer: David Duncan | Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: Arthur Franz, Joanna Moore, Judson Pratt, Nancy Walters

16. T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (1998)

45 min | Adventure

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Ally Hayden is a teenager who shares her father's interest in dinosaurs and archaeology. When he brings a mysterious fossil back from a dig, she is convinced it's the egg of a Tyrannosaurus... See full summary »

Writers: Andrew Gellis, David Young, Jeanne Rosenberg | Director: Brett Leonard | Stars: Peter Horton, Liz Stauber, Kari Coleman, Charlene Sashuk

17. Musée haut, musée bas (2008)

97 min | Comedy

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Writer: Jean-Michel Ribes | Director: Jean-Michel Ribes | Stars: Michel Blanc, Simon Abkarian, Victoria Abril, Pierre Arditi

18. When Dinosaurs Ruled (1999 TV Mini-Series)

52 min | Documentary

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Stars: Robert Bakker, Philip Currie, Jeff Goldblum, Thomas Holtz

19. The Dinosaur Hunters (2002 TV Movie)

120 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
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Writers: Steven Clarke, Andrew Piddington, J.C. Wilsher | Director: Andrew Piddington | Stars: Henry Ian Cusick, Paul Brightwell, Michelle Bunyan, Alan Cox

20. Darwin's Dilemma (2009 Video)

71 min | Documentary

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Darwin's Dilemma examines what many consider to be the most powerful refutation of Darwinian evolution-the Cambrian fossil record. Charles Darwin realized that the fossil evidence did not ... See full summary »

Writer: Lad Allen | Director: Lad Allen | Stars: Doug Axe, Stephen C. Meyer, Simon Conway Morris, Paul Nelson

21. Footprints in Stone: Forbidden History II (2013 Video)

34 min | Documentary, Short, History

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Directors: Cameron Heidrick, Jeffery Jack | Stars: Stephen Skinner, Aaron Judkins, Robert Summers, Carl Baugh

22. The Ape that fell from the sky (2009)

67 min | Documentary

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Writers: Georgios Koufos, Zahos Samoladas | Director: Zahos Samoladas

23. A.D.A.M. (1988)

98 min | Comedy

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Anthropologist Tobias Schmidt-Eberbach is about to get married. However, a find of a prehistoric skull on his wedding day messes up his plans. So does hitchhiker Uschi Mueller who he picks ... See full summary »

Writers: Brigitte Rochow, Hartmann Schmige | Director: Herbert Ballmann | Stars: Helmut Berger, Désirée Nosbusch, Yolanda Jilot, Gunter Berger

24. Prehistoric Monsters Revealed (2008 TV Movie)

Documentary, History

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While presenting various lesser-known prehistoric giant creatures, various paleontologists explain how fossil analysis works and how they can deduce characteristics, behavior and look of these long extinct animals.

Writer: Sean Dash | Director: Sean Dash | Star: Rick Robles

25. Bipedalism (2005)

Drama, Sci-Fi

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Writers: Igor Khadikov, Yevgeny Yufit | Director: Yevgeny Yufit | Stars: Aleksandr Anikeyenko, Sergei Chernov, Stanislav Ilyukhin, Valeri Krishtapenko

26. What Killed the Mega Beasts? (2002 TV Movie)

92 min | Documentary

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Paleontologists seek evidence to determine which of the three competing theories - kill, chill or ill - best account for the disappearance of all the large animals at the end of the last ice age.

Director: Chris Lent | Stars: Luis Alberto Borerro, David Burney, Sarah Cleaveland, Tim Flannery

27. Dinosaur Park (1998)

50 min | Documentary

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An extraordinary look at the badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park in Alberta Canada, highlighting the process and public impact of the unique dinosaur research being performed there by the ... See full summary »

Writer: John Robichaud | Director: John Robichaud | Stars: Leslie Nielsen, Bruce Naylor, Darren Tanke, Philip Currie

28. Hard Questions for Evolutionists (2011 Video)

108 min

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Writer: Carl Baugh | Star: Carl Baugh

29. Scheppers (2004 TV Movie)

22 min | Documentary, Short

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Writer: Chai Locher | Director: Chai Locher | Stars: Jo Rooijakkers, Teddy Spin, Joop van Wijchen, Rene de Voogt

30. Oklahoma Rocks! (2008)

60 min | Documentary

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"Oklahoma Rocks!" is a celebration of the billion year history of the 46th state. Geologist Devin Dennie travels across Oklahoma to learn the secrets of the state's origin through its sand, stone and soil.

Writers: Devin Dennie, Todd Kent | Director: Todd Kent | Star: Devin Dennie

31. Rise of the Continents (2013– )
Episode: Africa (2013)

TV-PG | Documentary

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Africa is the cradle of humanity, it is land born from violent, cataclysmic events. Even today, it is still possible to find evidence, sometimes in the most unlikely places, of these events... See full summary »

Director: Peter Oxley | Stars: Iain Stewart, Richard Nashuma, Mustapha Turay, Charlie Underwood

32. Elementary (2012– )
Episode: Dead Clade Walking (2014)

TV-14 | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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When Joan revisits one of Sherlock's cold cases, she discovers an unsolved murder is connected to a rare prehistoric fossil. Meanwhile, Sherlock finds himself in uncharted territory when ... See full summary »

Creator: Robert Doherty | Director: Helen Shaver | Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Jon Michael Hill, Aidan Quinn

33. Through the Wormhole (2010– )
Episode: How Did We Get Here? (2010)

TV-PG | Documentary, Family, Mystery

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Scientists explore a variety of ways that life may have formed on earth and try to recreate them.

Stars: Morgan Freeman, Paul Davies, Stanley Lloyd Miller, Felicia Wolfe-Simon

34. Wildest Africa (2011– )
Episode: Ngorongo (2011)

Documentary

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Tectonic and volcanic activity created the Great Serengeti Rift and the giant Ngorongo crater, which houses an isolated population of species such as wildebeest and lions which normally ... See full summary »

35. Unnatural History (2010– )
Episode: Pilot (2010)

45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

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After being attacked by a yak in Bhutan, Henry's anthropologist parents decide to send him some place where he can't get himself into any more trouble, Washington, D.C., to live with his ... See full summary »

Creator: Mike Werb | Director: Mikael Salomon | Stars: Kevin G. Schmidt, Jordan Gavaris, Italia Ricci, Martin Donovan