I wrote this piece on comparing Manitoba’s prehistoric beasts to Jurassic World’s CGI ones just as the movie was about to premiere. I was also running a contest at the same time (see video below), which, while a clever idea, didn’t really hit as expected. The comparison article though was tongue-in-cheek sassy, mentioned a hot trending topic in #prattkeeping, took no time to write and blew our contest engagement right out of the water, so to speak. Most times, simpler is better.
Not sure if you’ve heard, but there’s this new movie out called Jurassic World and it seems to be a wee-bit popular. Like already made a billion dollars worldwide popular! Now, it could be that hunky Chris Pratt bringing the people to the theatres, but I kinda think it’s those gigantic prehistoric beasts that are what’s raising movie havoc and making all other films go extinct at the box office. It’s also made a big star (literally) out of our favourite sea creature, which makes a real vs. movie mosasaur comparison seem like a good idea. Let the fact vs. fiction begin. READ FULL POST