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Grandma's Freak Out Over Virtual Reality Session Is Comedy Gold

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.06.2016 | Fifty

An Irish grandmother had no idea what was coming when her family convinced her to put on a virtual reality headset. Lucky for us, her entire experienc...

Man Builds Rescue Tortoise Its Very Own 'Jurassic Park'

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 05.03.2016 | Good News

Move over T. Rex. Louie the leopard tortoise is the only animal allowed inside this "Jurassic Park." Louie's owner, Oliver Turpin, didn't want his res...

Welcome to 'Jurassic Park'-ing Garage

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.23.2016 | Comedy

What would you do if you were ambushed by a dinosaur in an underground parking lot? Scream? Run? Pee your pants? One woman does all three in this terr...

T-Rex On A Horse Playing Soccer Is Your Freakiest Dream Come True

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.17.2016 | Weird News

Why is someone in a Tyrannosaurus Rex costume riding a horse that is kicking a giant soccer ball? We probably all have different answers -- some too w...

Stormtroopers and Dinosaurs: Why George Lucas and Steven Spielberg Still Ruled the Box Office in 2015

Jason Apuzzo | Posted 01.08.2016 | Entertainment
Jason Apuzzo

It should come as no surprise, then, that stormtroopers and dinosaurs -- fairy tale visions conjured decades ago, and at great effort, by George Lucas and Steven Spielberg -- are still ruling the box office today.

5 Easter Eggs To Look For In 'The Good Dinosaur'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.21.2015 | Entertainment

"The Good Dinosaur," Pixar's 16th feature film and its second to be released this year, asks what would happen if the meteor didn't hit the Earth and ...

Prehistoric Tourism: Jurassic World's Impact on Hawaii

Aaron Sagers | Posted 10.20.2015 | Hawaii
Aaron Sagers

It is never a good idea to toy with science, bring back extinct dinosaurs, and load them into a theme park with a lot of tasty humans. Watching it all go so very wrong is the appeal of the Jurassic Park franchise.

Don't Wear Green and Gold to Universal Orlando's Jurassic Park Unless You Want the Raptors There to See Red

Jim Hill | Posted 09.14.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

And based on the number of YouTube videos, Vines, Tweets and pictures that have been emailed and/or been popping up on Tumblr since the Raptor Encounter officially opened back on May 22, it's clear that all of Braillard's hard work and ingenuity has paid off.

Steven Spielberg Says Superhero Movies Will Die

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.03.2015 | Entertainment

You know why E.T. tells Elliott, "I'll be right here"? It's so Steven Spielberg can always be around to reach out and rip our hearts out. The legenda...

'Harry Potter', 'Jurassic Park', 'Avengers' and 14 Other Multi-Billion Dollar Movie Franchises

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.20.2016 | Business
GOBankingRates

The highest-grossing movie franchises measure their earnings in the billions of dollars -- and that is often just from the box office ticket sales. Here is a look at some of the most successful 17 film franchises in history based on domestic gross box office earnings reported by Box Office Mojo.

Profile: John Ross Jesensky -- Film Composer

David Jensen | Posted 08.17.2016 | Business
David Jensen

He's a Hollywood Film, Television and Multimedia Composer. He specializes in composing orchestral music for all sorts of projects with dynamic and exciting music.

Now Everyone In 'Jurassic Park' Can Wear High Heels

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.23.2015 | Comedy

Sure, we saw Bryce Dallas Howard absurdly running in high heels from dinosaurs in "Jurassic World." But XVP Comedy took it a step further (get it?) by...

Jurassic World -- The Park Is Open -- Breathtaking, Dramatic, Fearful

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 07.13.2016 | Teen
KIDS FIRST!

Jurassic World is appropriate for ages 12 to 18. It is surprisingly gory and scary, so parents should accompany younger kids. The film may not be appropriate for all kids under 13. I give the film 4 out of 5 stars.

Q&A With Rooftop Film Club Founder Gerry Cottle Jnr.

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 07.06.2016 | New York
J.L. Sirisuk

New York City possesses one of the most breathtaking and distinct skylines in the word. For remarkable views of the city, one of the best rooftop terraces in New York City belongs to YOTEL in Midtown Manhattan, which is home to a series of screenings this summer by the Rooftop Film Club.

Why Were Dinosaurs So Big?

Quora | Posted 07.07.2016 | Science
Quora

There is actually no uncontroversial explanation for the as-of-yet unparalleled size of dinosaurs. If you look at the distribution of large sizes in dinosaurs, one distinction becomes clear: the only dinos that were small (less than 1m) were carnivorous theropods. Except for the 70 cm Fruitadens Haagarorum, no herbivorous ornithischians were small.

Are Critics the Real Dinosaurs in 'Jurassic World'?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 06.27.2016 | Entertainment
Steve Rosenbaum

As I read the reviews my heart sank. I loved Jurassic Park, and certainly the Hollywood machine was counting on that. But how could Steven Spielberg allow his reputation and legacy to be tarnished so?

This Is How 'Jurassic World' Actually Brought Dinosaurs To Life

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment

According to paleontologists, bringing actual dinosaurs back from the dead today is probably not going to happen, but "Jurassic World" found a way. ...

Jurassic World and the State of the World

Allan Gerson | Posted 06.23.2016 | Entertainment
Allan Gerson

My suggestion to those that have the urge to see the movie is to rent Jurassic Park and see it twice, maybe three times. You'll get a lot more out of it than the current distortion of what was once and remains a great movie.

8 Behind-The-Scenes Facts You Didn't Know About 'Jurassic Park'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.19.2015 | Entertainment

With "Jurassic World" making box-office records go extinct, everyone has dinosaurs on their minds. But there's one guy who never stopped thinking about them.

Exactly Which Beast Are We Feeding? Hour of the Wolf Movie Review of Jurassic World

Dan Persons | Posted 06.18.2016 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Seriously critiquing a film that in its first weekend has managed to gross over a half-billion dollars worldwide is not unlike trying to hand-feed a pork chop to a velociraptor -- risks are involved.

#JurassicZookeeper Is Our New Favorite Meme

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.18.2015 | Weird News

Zookeepers around the world are taking a (prehistoric) leaf out of Chris Pratt’s book, mimicking his “Jurassic World” character’s dinosaur-tam...

What 'Jurassic World' Gets Right And Wrong About Its Dinosaurs

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.17.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

The long-anticipated "Jurassic World" is a runaway hit with audiences, and after its record-breaking $208.8 million opening weekend, the film is slate...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Welcome to Jurassic World!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 06.16.2016 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

The MovieFilm crew are joined by special guest Sean Coyle, director of Hulu's The Awesomes, for a discussion on the long-in-coming franchise reboot from director Colin Trevorrow and producer Steven Spielberg. Did it measure up to our expectations?

18 Questions For Claire Dearing, Who Runs From Dinosaurs In Heels

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 06.13.2015 | Entertainment

Potential spoilers if you have yet to see "Jurassic World." Also, go see "Jurassic World." It's awesome. Claire Dearing, played by Bryce Dallas How...

The Science of Jurassic World

Michael Shermer | Posted 06.12.2016 | Science
Michael Shermer

As Horner explained in his 2009 book How to Build a Dinosaur: Extinction Doesn't Have to be Forever (and in his TED talk on de-extinction), you can turn on dormant genes to get them to build body parts, including a dino-like tail, snout and even teeth. Because of their availability, chickens work well, so Jack intends to build what he calls a "Chickenosaurus."