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Life Finds A Way: Celebrating the Jurassic Park Franchise #2: Dr. Ellie Sattler

The monster movie has been a fixture of cinema since the Golden Age of film in the 1930’s. From King Kong scaling the top of the Empire State Building, to the monster of Frankenstein being chased by angry villagers, to … Continue reading

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Life Finds A Way: Celebrating the Jurassic Park Franchise #1: Dr. Alan Grant.

When we first meet Dr. Alan Grant in the film Jurassic Park, we have learned form a conversation between InGen’s Lawyer Donald Generro and another paleontologist working in an Amber mine that the company really wants him to come down … Continue reading

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Coming Soon To This Blog…

How does one possibly follow up a blog series looking at Steven Spielberg’s beloved classic E.T.? Why, with a trip to an island, of course. But not just any island. It’s sort of a biological preserve, filled with creatures that … Continue reading

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Welcome Back To Jurassic Park: A 20th Anniversery Retrospect

It goes without saying that when I was a child, like most boys, I loved dinosaurs. Some may say that I was obsessed, but that depends on who you ask. I read every book I could about dinosaurs, and study … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Ralph McQuarrie 1929-2012

I was three years old when my parents first introduced me to one of the movies that would radically shape my childhood. The movie, was ET: The Extra Terrestrial. I still remember the chills going down my spine as the … Continue reading

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