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Dinosaurs Alive -- Join the world's preeminent paleontologists in this eye-popping IMAX adventure as they uncover some of history's most astonishing dinosaur finds.
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Dinosaurs Alive -- Trailer for this documentary about dinosaurs


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7 September 2007 (Poland) See more »
This program presents some of the more recent ideas about dinosaurs that are gaining acceptance while following paleontologists searching for fossils over the decades in the Gobi Desert and New Mexico. | Add synopsis »
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Michael Douglas ... Narrator
Sterling Nesbitt ... Himself
Alan H. Turner ... Himself

Directed by
David Clark 
Bayley Silleck 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
David Clark 

Produced by
David Clark .... producer
Don Kempf .... executive producer
Keero Singh Birla .... line producer
Cinematography by
William Reeve 
Film Editing by
Stephen L. Johnson 
Art Direction by
Mark Dubeau 
Production Management
Trish Adlesic .... unit production manager
Rick Gordon .... post-production supervisor
James Manke .... post-production manager
Sound Department
Jo Caron .... sound recordist (as Jocelyn Caron)
Brian Eimer .... sound re-recording mixer
Gavin Fernandes .... sound re-recording mixer
J.R. Fountain .... sound effects editor
Guy Francoeur .... foley artist
François B. Senneville .... sound designer
Raymond Vermette .... sound supervisor
Special Effects by
Tobie Cote .... matte painter
Visual Effects by
Santo Alex M. .... software engineer: research and development
Ian Allard .... CG supervisor
Sylvain Allard .... cg modeler
Dean Blaser .... layout artist
Dean Blaser .... visual effects artist
Grant Boucher .... CGI consultant: digital triage
Dany Brouillette .... senior systems administrator
Eloi Brunelle .... digital compositor
Craig Clarke .... visual effects supervisor
Tobie Cote .... matte painter
Stephen Delisle .... digital compositor
Pascal Depocas .... compositor
Thai Son Doan .... senior compositor
Rodney Dowers .... system administrator: Damnfx
Maxime Ducharme .... matchmover
Jean-François Ferland .... digital compositor
Bernat Ferragut .... digital artist
Richard Flores .... character animator
Mark Fordham .... senior matte painter
Daniel Gaudreau .... digital compositor
Eric Gervais-Despres .... stereo technical director
Dominic Guilmette .... lead lighting technical director
David Harrisson .... digital compositor
Konstantin Hristozov .... digital compositor
Bartek Kujbida .... lead animator
Nancy Lamontagne .... visual effects coordinator
Jesse Lehrman .... software developer
Xavier Lestourneaud .... digital effects artist
Danny Levesque .... digital effects artist
Alan G. Markowitz .... visual effects producer
Christian Menard .... texture artist: DamnFx
Taylor Moll .... senior texture artist
Alexandre Paillon .... lighting artist
Dominic Piché .... layout artist
Jun Ren .... animator
Peter Skovsbo .... visual effects executive producer
Laurent Solignac .... lighting technical director
Anthony Sparapani .... animation director
Pascale St-Pierre .... texture artist
Jubinville Steve .... digital sculptor
Laurent Taillefer .... lead technical director
Kym Watts .... rendering
Kim Yong-Kyun .... visual effects compositing supervisor
Camera and Electrical Department
Russel Bowie .... a camera
Claude Fortin .... key grip
Daniel Gorrell .... electrician
Dylan Reade .... camera operator
John M. Roche .... gaffer (segment "New York")
Jacob Sauerbrey .... best boy electric
Christopher Tate .... IMAX camera tech
Animation Department
Matteo Ceccotti .... animator
Denis Sabourin .... animator
Anthony Sparapani .... animation director
Editorial Department
Carmelo Casalenuovo .... assistant editor: avid
Dan Muscarella .... color timer
Music Department
François Arbour .... scoring mixer
The Filmharmonic Orchestra Prague .... orchestra
Kim Gaboury .... electronic music arranger
Martin Laniel .... music editor
Petr Pycha .... orchestra contractor
Other crew
Mark Dubeau .... creature designer
Edwin Escalante .... post production (as Ed Escalante)

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USA:40 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
Sonics-DDP (IMAX version) | DTS 70 mm

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8 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
Lackluster - don't bother with this one., 16 June 2008
Author: scottyr from United States

I've recently taken my two sons to see this at my local science center, and all of us were very disappointed with Dinosaurs Alive! This very dry documentary mainly focuses on archaeologists in 1920s Mongolia and modern day New Mexico. CG dino scenes were not only sparse and short (why call this film Dinosaurs Alive if you're not going to focus on them?), but the special effects were poor. I've seen effects on Discovery Channel specials and cheaply-done Sci-Fi network movies that far exceeded what was in this movie. Come to think of it, I would have rather watched the Discovery Channel's "Walking with Dinosaurs" on my TV than this big screen snooze.

Occasionally there was a beautiful, panoramic shot of some cliffs or a desert vista; but other than this there wasn't much redeeming about this film. If it's still playing at an IMAX theater near you, go see something else.

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