Dinotopia (II) (2002)

TV Mini-Series  |   |  Adventure, Family, Fantasy
6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 4,028 users  
Reviews: 65 user | 10 critic

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 ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 titles
created 08 May 2012
 
a list of 31 titles
created 06 May 2013
 
a list of 24 titles
created 21 Dec 2013
 
a list of 26 titles
created 03 Jan 2014
 
a list of 37 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Dinotopia" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Dinotopia (2002– )

Dinotopia (2002– ) on IMDb 6.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Dinotopia.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2002  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Dinotopia I (2002–2003)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Stars: Erik von Detten, Shiloh Strong, Zoltan Papp
Dinosaur Planet (TV Mini-Series 2003)
Documentary | Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A four-episode animated series charting the adventures of four dinosaurs - each on a different continent in the prehistoric world: a lone female Velociraptor in Asia; a young male ... See full summary »

Stars: Christian Slater, Scott Sampson
Dinosaur (2000)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.

Directors: Eric Leighton, Ralph Zondag
Stars: D.B. Sweeney, Julianna Margulies, Samuel E. Wright
The 10th Kingdom (TV Mini-Series 2000)
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A father and daughter are caught in a parallel universe where the great queens Snow White, Cinderella, and Little Red Riding Hood have had their kingdoms fragmented by warring trolls, giants and goblins.

Stars: Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Scott Cohen, John Larroquette
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

American businessman Jack Woods rents a cottage on the enchanted Emerald Isle which is occupied by a family of leprechauns. Leprechaun Seamus Muldoon's son and son's friends crash the ... See full summary »

Director: John Henderson
Stars: Randy Quaid, Whoopi Goldberg, Roger Daltrey
Beings (1998)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Since as far back as Kyle and Evie Preston can remember, their grandmother told fantastical tales about elves who had been trapped underground by giants for thousands of years. Now ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Matthews
Stars: Corbin Bernsen, Glynis Barber, Jameson Baltes
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In search of some adventure in their safe and peaceful valley, the five dinosaur friends make a hideaway. From there, they spot two thieves in action, stealing an egg from one of their ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Allen Smith
Stars: Scott McAfee, Candace Hutson, Heather Hogan
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Willa places the ancient "Snow White" story in a realistic America setting about 1915. The jealous queen is Regina Worthington, an aging beauty whose stage career has soured. Snow White is ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Davenport
Stars: Jonny Elkes, Mark Jaster, Floyd King
Thunderstone (1999–2000)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A comet hit the Earth, destroying all. The world is frozen, but some humans managed to survive. Noah lives in an underground community. While improving the Holodeck, Noah accidentally travels in time.

Stars: Jeffrey Walker, Mereoni Vuki, Daniel Daperis
Adventure | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A fictionalized account of the young life of Hans Christian Andersen, a young man with a penchant for storytelling but struggles to find his place in the world and gain the affection of the... See full summary »

Director: Philip Saville
Stars: Kieran Bew, Emily Hamilton, Flora Montgomery
Land of the Lost (1991–1992)
Adventure | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The Porter family, Tom, Kevin, and Annie get sucked into a prehistoric alternative world while taking a family vacation. The Porters build a tree house, hook up with a few locals, Tasha - ... See full summary »

Stars: Timothy Bottoms, Jenny Drugan, Robert Gavin
Adventure | Family | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

A vacation becomes the adventure of a lifetime as a boy finds himself stranded in a world filled with ghost ships and prehistoric creatures. He embarks on a journey that will change his future forever.

Director: Matt Drummond
Stars: Darius Williams, Kate Rasmussen, Joe Bistaveous
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Cyrus Crabb (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Marion Waldo (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Mayor Waldo (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Rosemary Waldo (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Karl Scott (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 David Scott (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Oonu (3 episodes, 2002)
Christian Simpson ...
 Sunstone Restorer (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Romana Denison (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Samantha / ... (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Oriana (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Zipeau / ... (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Messenger Bird (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Dinotopia Citizen (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Tina (3 episodes, 2002)
Moses Rockman ...
 Dinotopian Citizen (3 episodes, 2002)
...
 Frank / ... (2 episodes, 2002)
Edit

Storyline

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>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

12 May 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dinotopia - A Terra dos Dinossauros  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$80,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

|

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The word "Dinotopia" is a portmanteau of "Dinosaur", which means "terrible lizard" in Greek, and "Utopia", which means "good place". Ironically, it literally means "terrible place". See more »

Quotes

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!
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Where Is Your Head (2010) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Dinotopia is a Visual Spectacular!
21 May 2002 | by (Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

Dinotopia is a Visual Spectacular!

Though the mini-series is corny in areas, it the good type of corny...not that crappy 'we're the best' Hollywood corny. It's a movie that's not afraid to admit that it's corny or that some of it's acting isn't the greatest at times. On the upside the visual effects are amazing. If you watch the mini-series and think that you are looking at a painting/drawing style it's really quite breathtaking. Another thing thing I must say for this movie is that it is entertaining, fun ride, action packed. I was neve bored watching this film. Overall it was just a good 4.5 hours to spend. Light hearted...good family fun...but not one of those typical family movies.

Recommendation: Read the books by James Guerny as well "Dinotopia" and the "World Beneath" =)


16 of 20 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Magical?? R U Fing kidding me? Trilore44
WHat the hell? AntiLover0556
Why not the same actors? this_side_of_paradise
Help me understand KP-XF
Who was the blonde guy?? Shalooney
question to those who has read the book some_fan
Discuss Dinotopia (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?