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Re: SPOILERS: LOST WORLD Errors (REALLY, don't look)
>Rich Travsky wrote:
We saw more dinosaurs, and
>better dinosaurs. The illusion only broke down a few times during the
>daylight dino-wrangling scene (which reminded *me* a great deal of
Right. For the next sequel, they should figure out a way of making
the dinos look sunlit, rather than always seeming to be in a shadow.
>The dinosaurs were better in another way. No purist I, and I'm not up
>on dino-esoterica, but based on what I know about dinosaurs, these
>dinosaurs were dinosaurs the way dinosaurs probably really were. JP had
>dinosaurs the way people have always imagined dinosaurs, kind of
>half-animal and half-monster, midway between lions and dragons. But THE
>LOST WORLD's dinosaurs are *animals*, with no "monster" component. They
>look like animals. They act like animals.
Even the piranha-ish Compys...?
>I loved the raptors hunting in the tall grass, which I think is a very
>plausible way for raptors to have hunted.
Except in real life it would have been something other than grass.
"Dammit, Philbert; what kind of a lepidopterist are you? For god's
man; stand up to them!"