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Jurassic World Director Says Sequel Is A Better Movie

It’s always nice when creative people recognise and appreciate other talents among them. It’s pretty rare however, to see a creative putting the work of another above theirs. That rare occurrence just happened with director Colin Trevorrow, the guy who directed the middling “Jurassic World”. He opted not to return for the sequel, and theContinue Reading

First Look! Jurassic World 2

I have a lot more confidence in the “Jurassic World” sequel now that J.A. Bayonne is at the helm. The director of “A Monster Calls” — a great film (and on our Top 10 of 2016) — is taking over from Colin Trevorrow, who didn’t quite live up to the promise of his indie creds.Continue Reading

Jurassic World 2 Director Talks Balancing Old & New Ideas

“Jurassic World” may have made tonnes of money, but the critical reception was less enthusiastic. Many felt that it pandered too much to Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park”, so even though it was supposed to be a sequel, it felt way more like a remake that wanted to have its cake and eat it too. Director ColinContinue Reading

Jurassic World Sequel Will Be An Animal Cruelty Metaphor

The best science-fiction has always served as a commentary on either social/environmental issues or human nature. That’s not to say all good sci-fi HAS to have a message, but it sure gives the audience more beyond the surface delights. While Steven Spielberg’s 1993 classic “Jurassic Park” had plenty of underlying themes, the same can’t quiteContinue Reading

Jurassic World Director Teases Sequel Details

With over US$1.5billion worldwide and counting, “Jurassic World” is the third-highest grossing film of all time. A sequel is a foregone conclusion for Universal Pictures, and they’ve already set director Colin Trevorrow to write the script along with Derek Connolly. While Trevorrow will not be returning to direct, he is still very much onboard theContinue Reading

Jurassic Jumble

“Jurassic World” is a cross between a sequel and a reboot that sees the infamous dinosaur theme park finally open. Is it trying to do too much?…

Marvel Congratulates Jurassic World For Beating The Avengers At Box Office

“Jurassic World” premiered over the weekend, and it confounded all expectations to make a whopping $200.8 million at the US Box Office and just over US$500 million worldwide. That’s in just 3 days! That amount was enough to topple the all-time best opening weekend record held by Marvel’s “The Avengers” back in 2012 ($207.4m). EverContinue Reading

Colin Trevorrow Not Returning To Direct Jurassic World Sequel

The 4th movie in the “Jurassic Park” franchise is due to premiere in just 2 weeks’ time, and the cast & crew have already started their press tour to promote the movie. One surprising revelation to come out of the interviews is that the director Colin Trevorrow will not be back to direct the inevitableContinue Reading