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 Karl Scott (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 David Scott (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Oonu (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Romana Denison (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Sunstone Restorer (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Oriana (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Messenger Bird (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Cyrus Crabb (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Marion Waldo (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Mayor Waldo (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Dinotopian Citizen (9 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Cadet Year 1 (7 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Senator #2 (7 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Dinotopia Citizen (3 episodes, 2002)
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 Tina (3 episodes, 2002)
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Carl and David, two boys flying a small aircraft over the ocean with their father, crash land near an uncharted island. The boys swim safely to shore, but their father unfortunately drowns in the crash. On their own, the brothers explore the island and soon discover it is not only inhabited by people, but by dinosaurs as well! While the place seems easy enough to get used to, the boys must find a way of returning to their home. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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The Eleventh Code of Dinotopia (previously unknown since the tablet was broken) is "Find the Light". This is the phrase written on the front of a previous matriarch's (Marion's grandmother's?) letter. See more »

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Marion: Was Goliath a real name?
Karl Scott: He was a giant, a bully. A boy knocked him down with a slingshot. Everyone knows the story of Karl and Goliath!
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"A Great Delight to Watch"
14 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Recently becoming a Wentworth Miller fan, I found myself drawn to his earlier works and came upon this charming miniseries. It's definitely worth a look. If your into seeing cutesy fantasy films, than this a movie for you. Not only was the acting, and choices for actors/actresses great, but the special effects were phenomenal. After a while I had to remind myself that the dinosaurs were actually fake, because it's easily forgotten. The story is entertaining and moves along nicely. Also, the music and storyline overall really gave it a truly classic and magical feel. It really was a treat to see. I'd recommend it, without question.


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