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Carnosaur (1993)

Bring yourself back in time to 1993, Jurassic Park is looking to be the big movie of the year and you're so excited for it that you can barely contain yourself. But wait, what's this? Four weeks until it opens and there's another dinosaur movie playing! Yes, this is a real thing that happened. Even better than all of that, there's a direct link between the two films as Laura Dern's mother, Diane Ladd, is in this one. And to top it all off, this movie is produced by none other than Roger "I was in The Howling" Corman.

Based on the novel of the same name, Carnosaur is something of a cult classic that has spawned four sequels that generally have fuck-all to do with the original film. Don't worry, we'll be looking at those eventually. The movie also got at least one favourable review from Gene Siskel of all people, so that's has to be a good sign, yes? Well, there's only one way to find out. Let's grab some chicken and dive stomp our way …

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