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Re: Dinosaur TV Week
what's REALLY obscure in this film is the happy little musical number in
the middle with Ringo and all is EXACTLY THE SAME MUSIC as the happy
little ewok song at the end of RETURN OF THE JEDI (prior to the sp
ed)-sans lyrics of course
John Williams wrote both. I beleive he's even credited.
The Chiodo Brothers (LAND OF THE GIANTS 2) did the dinosaur sculpt as I
Allan Edels wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Larry Dunn
> >TBS, 2:20am (late night Friday to some)
> Ringo (Starr - of course), and Barbara (Bach) are the major stars of
> this film.
> When it came out (I saw it at the theatre), Ringo and John Matuszak were the
> featured draws - along with Barbara.
> By the time it got to video, the featured stars were Ringo and Barbara,
> and Dennis Quaid,
> and Shelley Long (I believe Matuszak had died, and was no longer known by
> the majority of
> the public). Other people of note in the film: Jack Gilford, Avery
> Schreiber, and even Richard Moll.
> (Also music by Lalo Schifrin - of the original Mission:Impossible theme).
> The movie is still very funny, and contains one killer scene that my
> wife still thinks is
> hysterically funny - where Ringo ["Atouck"] kills a mosquito on Dennis'
> ["Lar"] face.
> Allan Edels
Flying Goat Graphics
(Society of Vertebrate Paleontology member)