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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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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The characters refer to their vehicle as a "truck", when it is actually an SUV. See more »

Quotes

Kevin Porter: Dad, you've got him trapped in there!
Tom Porter: He's blind, probably only temporary, he took a good one to the head from Scarface.
Kevin Porter: Hey, let's seal him up so he'll never come out!
Stink: Never come out!
Tom Porter: No... we can't.
Kevin Porter: [shocked] What?
Tom Porter: I know how you feel. I have no love for Shung, either. But if we do that we're no better than he is.
Kevin Porter: I can't believe this! My own dad whimping out?
Stink: Yeah, whimp out!
Tom Porter: You're wrong, Kev. I know Shung acts like an animal, it'd be easy for us to do the same, we'd be just like him. But ...
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Land of the Lost Remake Rocks
12 April 2006 | by mlampi13See all my reviews

I never saw the original. I read up on it and looked into it some more on the internet, and I'm going to have to say the remake definitely gives it justice. I don't think it really matters if the show wasn't as scientifically proved or logical as the old one from the 70's. The concept is fine and was made for a younger audience. It is not something that should be judged by validity of the story line much as the entertainment, colorful world, and characters it brought with it. The show totally rules, but some of the cast was cheesy (but don't we all like that sometimes). There was the mini dinosaur Tasha and the sasquatch guy Stink! The villains were amusing and so was the irony that the (motherless) family that get lost happens to meet a perfect replacement with a woman who had been lost in the world since she was a child! You totally want them to hook up in the show.. haha. I watched it when I was younger.. I like the nostalgic TV shows. I am an 80's TV fan, and i think 80's TV held strong, with influence well throughout the 90's. I can't say I would ever expect a show like this to air again with the shows on TV today.


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