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Thank You, ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom,’ for Trying Something Different

The critical reaction to Jurassic World:Fallen Kingdom is mixed as mixed can be. Sitting at exactly 50% on Rotten Tomatoes, the movie teeters precisely at the threshold of being perfectly indecisive. The film seems to have satisfied fans and moviegoers slightly better (as the big blockbusters usually do), given its A- Cinemascore and user ratings in the mid 60s on Rotten Tomatoes and IMDb; but none of these scores are the kinds of numbers Universal would like to see on a movie whose predecessor made over $1.6 billion at the global box office in 2015. read more

Universal Releases Final Trailer for ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’

The final trailer for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is out, and it delivers diverse set pieces and a ton of new information about the plot of the story. Featuring dinosaurs on rooftops, dinosaurs in a church, and a dinosaur in a kid’s bedroom, the clip shows that the filmmakers have thought of many original and interesting locations to place their prehistoric creatures in this movie!

The trailer shows Chris Pratt’s Owen and Bryce Dallas Howards’ Claire being tricked by an evil corporation into going back to the location of the failed Jurassic World park to “rescue” Blue the velociraptor and other famous reptiles. Turns out, they want to sell the creatures off as trained predators… what could possibly go wrong? read more

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Gets First Trailer

Universal Pictures has released the first official trailer for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, featuring the return of Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard.

A franchise going on 25 years, the Jurassic film series returns in 2018 with its fifth entry and many familiar faces coming with it.

Stars Pratt and Howard are returning alongside executive producers Steven Spielberg and Colin Trevorrow for Fallen Kingdom. The two leads  are joined by co-stars James Cromwell, Ted Levine, Justice Smith, Geraldine Chaplin, Daniella Pineda, Toby Jones and Rafe Spall. BD Wong and Jeff Goldblum reprise their roles as Henry Wu and Ian Malcolm respectively. read more

Universal Releases ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ Teaser Clip Ahead of Trailer

There used to be a time when the teaser trailer was the first formal look at an upcoming movie in motion. But in today’s world of short attention spans and opening weekends deciding the ultimate success or failure of a movie, the studios are trying harder than ever before to keep their movies in the forefront of their potential viewership’s minds. Behold: the teaser trailer for the teaser trailer is born!

While Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom certainly isn’t the first film to have a trailer announcement video for its trailer, it definitely has selected one of the most stylish clips for its announcement. The clip features Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard running full-speed from a deluge of prehistoric beasts. If that wasn’t enough, a volcano appears to be erupting in the background, blowing debris into the characters’ paths. You can watch the action-packed teaser below: read more

Colin Trevorrow Unveils ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” Footage of Chris Pratt Petting Baby Raptor

In celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday, Colin Trevorrow took to Twitter to share a brief clip from the upcoming film, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Trevorrow directed Jurassic World and he co-wrote Fallen Kingdom. The tweet contains the greeting, “From our Jurassic family to yours” and a six-second clip of Chris Pratt petting a mini version of one of the turkey’s most prehistoric ancestors… the velociraptor! You can watch the clip for yourself below:

From our Jurassic family to yours. @FilmBayona @PrattPrattPratt @BryceDHoward @LeDoctor #FALLENKINGDOM pic.twitter.com/KiR3et9Vx1 read more

Kurt Russell on Chris Pratt’s Performances: “That’s My Kinda Guy”

Anyone who knows anything about Kurt Russell- the legendary actor behind classic John Carpenter heroes like Jack Burton, Snake Plissken, and R.J. MacReady- must’ve jumped right out of their seat when it was announced that he would be playing Chris Pratt’s father in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2He recently sat down with io9 to discuss his role in the upcoming film and to draw connections between his early work and Pratt’s performances. Russell practically invented the “sometimes heroic/sometimes hilarious cool dude” archetype, so it makes perfect sense that he play “Ego” to Pratt’s “Star-Lord.” Turns out, Russell is just as aware of this as the rest of us. Here’s what he had to say: read more