Dinosaur Island is an upcoming family movie about a young teenage boy who finds himself stranded in a strange land with artifacts, people, and animals from throughout time. This means, of course, there are dinosaurs, and they are colorful and feathered — including the T. rex.
The newly released trailer projects a bit of a Land of the Lost or Mysterious Island vibe, with sly references to Jurassic Park and even Godzilla mixed in. And the dinosaurs really look good. Check out the official trailer below:
Swimming spinosaurus art by Marco Auditore; and size comparison with other “largest theropods” giganotosaurus and tyrannosaurus and the related suchomimus by Davide Bonadonna.
Still 9 months until Jurassic World but my collection has already begun.
Spinosaurus was weirder than previously thought, according to new research
Stubby hind legs, a low, quadrupedal stance, and webbed feet for an aquatic life are among the features revealed by the discovery of new fossils of the dinosaur previously known from incomplete remains.
There’s been lots of media coverage about this story released today. National Geographic and the New York Times in particular have provided excellent content. Check them out to fill your head with juicy dinosaur knowledge.
There is also this cool video from the University of Chicago detailing the findings: