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 »
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Timothy Bottoms ...  Tom Porter 26 episodes, 1991-1992
Jenny Drugan Jenny Drugan ...  Annie Porter 26 episodes, 1991-1992
Robert Gavin Robert Gavin ...  Kevin Porter 26 episodes, 1991-1992
Ed Gale ...  Tasha / ... 26 episodes, 1991-1992
Danny Mann Danny Mann ...  Tasha 26 episodes, 1991-1992
Bobby Porter ...  Stink 25 episodes, 1991-1992
Shannon Day ...  Christa 18 episodes, 1991-1992
Tom Allard Tom Allard ...  Shung / ... 13 episodes, 1991-1992
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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 - orphaned, an extra smart dinosaur, Stink - a monkey man, and Christa - another human who has lived in the Land of the Lost since she was a little girl. The Porters must deal with living with dinosaurs and avoiding the evil advanced Sleestaks. Written by Anonymous

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Adventures in the Jurassic age.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 September 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La valle dei dinosauri See more »

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Krofft Entertainment See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Goofs

The characters refer to their vehicle as a "truck", when it is actually an SUV. See more »

Quotes

Tom Porter: [having used the crystals to replace batteries] The power is back on! Look! Lights! Music!
Kevin Porter: That's great Dad.
[chases Annie and Tasha outside in a game of tag]
Tom Porter: That's it? After all I went through today?
[leans his hand against his chin and looks sad]
Kevin Porter: [Kevin walks in and invites him into their game] Dad... You're it!
Tom Porter: You're history, Kevin!
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Featured in The Chronic Rift: Isaac Asimov (1991) See more »

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Not as bad as I expected
19 November 2005 | by BossmossSee all my reviews

As a major fan of the original Land of the Lost, I was excited to hear there would be a remake. I was unsure whether it would be a retelling of the original story, or something new. I was disappointed by it initially, but it grew on me over time. It would have benefited by having better writing! Having missed the first episode, I was confused by Christa at first. I thought maybe she was supposed to be Holly, years later! Even though it turned out to be an "alternate universe", and not the original Land, I still enjoyed it. Christa was great, with her pet triceratops. The Sleestak were OK, but I felt like they should have been called something else - they were more like orcs than Sleestak. The one part that bothered me the most was that the family never ran out of batteries or fuel! Maybe it was some mysterious unknown quality of the Land... batteries never die!


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