hit a dino-sized box office record last weekend. The Jurassic Park
reboot—the first new film in the franchise in 14 years—can now boast the biggest opening in movie history
. And that record-setting movie audience included more than a few paleontologists. What did the experts think of director Colin Trevorrow’s dino smackdown? Ira asks paleontologists Lindsay Zanno and Kenneth Lacovara what made them clap—and cringe—at the movie theater.
Plus, two years ago, author Brian Switek wrote his dino wish list
for the fourth installment of the Jurassic Park
series. Did any of the reptilian relics make the cut?