6 Strikes Against Jurassic Park



The movie has spawned sequels, theme park rides and merchandise galore. As much money as all of that has made, it makes me curious; if Jurassic Park were written on spec by a film school student and not Michael Crichton, would the professor have passed the student?

Let’s examine the screenplay’s flaws.

1. An Inactive Hero

Sam Neill is clearly the protagonist, and all he’s doing the whole movie is reacting to and running from the dinosaurs.

Prev1 of 8Next


Most Popular