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Prehysteria! (1993)

A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.

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Pete von Sholly (based on an original idea by) (as Peter Von Sholly), Greg Suddeth (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Brett Cullen ... Frank
Colleen Morris Colleen Morris ... Vicki
Samantha Mills Samantha Mills ... Monica
Austin O'Brien ... Jerry
Tony Longo ... Louis
Stuart Fratkin ... Ritchie
Stephen Lee ... Rico Sarno
Tom Williams Tom Williams ... Whitey
Gill Gayle ... Danny
Peter Vasquez ... Jefe (as Peter Mark Vasquez)
Ellis Levinson Ellis Levinson ... Sam Simon
James Shanta James Shanta ... Reporter #1
Jane Caldwell Jane Caldwell ... Reporter #2
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Storyline

Rico, a sleazy museum curator, steals a tribe's sacred dinosaur eggs in the rain forest. Frank is an archeologist and single parent, and eeks out a living by selling fossils from his farm to the museum. In a mixup, his kids bring home the eggs and hatch the miniature dinosaurs. Frank is falling in love with Vicki, who works for Rico, and finds his life complicated when the dinosaurs begin trashing his house, and Rico attempts to regain his treasure. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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It's Dino Fun For Everyone! See more »


Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 1993 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Jurassic Kids See more »

Filming Locations:

Hanford, California, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

This was Moonbeam Entertainment's first film. See more »

Quotes

Frank: You like threatening women?
Rico Sarno: A little bit.
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References Godzilla (1954) See more »

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Why not put it on DVD too?
2 September 2006 | by whitetiger2002auSee all my reviews

I really liked this movie if others don't like it, well they are not a kid at heart, I thought of the dinosaurs was cute , the action great, the comedy funny, the actors great, the story line was great too and just about every thing about it, and it was a very good movie for kids and for the adult who are a kid at heart too, but I think it is ashame that they didn't put it on DVD. They put the 2 movies that came after this one on DVD, so why not this one too? I haven't seen the other two movies yet but i think this one really should have been put on DVD too like the other 2.

I liked it too, and I hope that somebody else does just as much as I did too.


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