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Trivia / Dinosaur Island (1994)

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  • Big Name Fan: Jim Wynorski says that when he met Joe Pesci at a party, he told him he loved the film, saying, "everytime I watch it I feel like I want to go there."
  • Creator Backlash: Roger Corman (who tasked Jim Wynorski and Fred Olen Ray with making the film, and ended up getting a "Roger Corman Presents" credit) ended up hating the movie, according to Wynorski, saying that "he thought the story was too campy." Wynorski and Ray thought that it did really well, however.
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  • Follow the Leader: Corman tasked Wynorski and Ray to make the film after Jurassic Park came out. However, Wynorski and Ray later rewrote the script from being a Jurassic Park ripoff to resemble more the land-of-prehistoric-animals and land-inhabited-solely-by-beautiful-women B-movies of the '50s.


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