Release Date: May 23, 1997
A few years back, venture capitalist John Hammond figured out how to recreate dinosaurs from DNA fragments encased in ember. He started a company called InGen, which placed the genetically engineered dinosaurs in a theme park on an island in Costa Rica. But the Jurassic Park systems broke down shortly before it could open, the dinosaurs got free and had to be destroyed, and the island was closed to the public. In the aftermath, everyone involved moved quickly to quash the story. InGen wanted to limit its liability. The Costa Rican government wanted to preserve its reputation as a tourist paradise. And the individual scientists who had been hired as consultants on the project were bound by the nondisclosure agreement to remain silent. But as Dr. Ian Malcolm is about to find out… something has survived.
Cast: Jeff Goldblum, Julianne Moore, Pete Postlethwaite, Richard Attenborough, Arliss Howard, Vince Vaughn, Vanessa Lee Chester, Peter Stormare, Richard Schiff, Joseph Mazzello, Ariana Richards, Camilla Belle
Studio: Universal Pictures
Director: Steven Spielberg
Screenwriter: David Koepp
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Official Website: http://www.lost-world.com