Jurassic Park Reviews

August 14, 2018
I did not feel that I wasted my two hours or my seven bucks (plus another two for the indigestible "raptor bites" candy tie-in), but I was deeply disappointed by much about the movie.
November 14, 2017
An economic necessity of securing a PG certificate for what is essentially a horror film has been allowed to intervene in the story-telling, so that the tone is constantly disrupted by an incongruous reassurance.
April 5, 2013
The 3D conversion ruins everything, like the comet that killed the dinosaurs, making Jurassic Park the rare amusement I'd prefer to revisit at home.
April 1, 2013
For all the ingenuity of the movie's engineering, Jurassic Park doesn't have the imagination -- or the courage -- to take us any place we haven't been a thousand times before. It's just a creature feature on amphetamines.
April 1, 2013
Do the dinosaurs work? Indeed they do. Does anything else? Not really.
August 18, 2008
Jurassic Park doesn't have organic flow; it can't disguise its clunky, B-movie soul.
June 5, 2007
There's more soul to be found in any Kong close-up than in this film's overplayed reactions.
January 26, 2004
The plot also conspires to harm the film's general credibility.
April 2, 2003
Great effects, a dime's worth of headache-inducing story.
January 24, 2003
January 1, 2000
The problem with the film, plain and simple, is that it focuses all of its energies on the dinosaurs themselves.