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Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991)

A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.

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Brett Thompson

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Wili Baronet (screenplay), Wili Baronet (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marc Martorana Marc Martorana ... Tops
Tony Doyle ... Rex
R.A. Mihailoff ... Mr. Big
Don Barnes Don Barnes ... King
Omri Katz ... Timmy
Shawn Hoffman ... Mick
Peter Koch ... Link (as Pete Koch)
Tiffanie Poston Tiffanie Poston ... Jamie
Megan Hughes Megan Hughes ... Missy
Mimi Maynard Mimi Maynard ... Dana
Steven Anderson Steven Anderson ... Gil (as Steven W. Anderson)
Jeffrey Asch ... Bigfoot
Sebastian Massa Sebastian Massa ... Bear
Kimberly Beck ... Chanteuse
Kevin Thompson ... Mr. Small
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A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.

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Long Before There Were Turtles the World Was Ruled by Dinosaurs


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for adventure violence and mild language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 February 1992 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Dinosaurs See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Smart Egg Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

In his blog, Greg Aronowitz claims that he originally designed the dinosaurs as lankier and younger-looking - "more like teenagers, with a kind of Grease (1978) feel" - before settling for a "bulkier and older looking" design. See more »

Quotes

Gil: A boy your age should be out, oh, splitting atoms, or whatever it is boys do.
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Connections

References Gojira (1954) See more »

Soundtracks

PRIMITIVE MAN
Lyrics by Lisa Morton
Music by John Debney
Performed by Jane Wiedlin
Published by Smart Egg Pictures S.A.
(c) 1991 Smart Egg Pictures S.A.
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Haven't seen this in YEARS!
3 July 2006 | by brad_284See all my reviews

This was one of my favorite movies when I was a little kid. I was starting to think I'd imagined the whole movie. My parents don't remember it, and I'd never ask my friends if they ever saw it. Now that I look back I realize just how silly the whole thing was. I guess when I was little I didn't really care about the plot or the acting. All I cared about was watching that T-Rex and his buddies. The evil dinosaur always scared the heck outta me, and I always had nightmares about him. It made me sad to learn that the guy who was Rex died a while ago. All kids watch today is this cartoon crap on cartoon network. What happened to shows like this?


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