Here's the Famous 'Jurassic Park' Quote That Inspired the 'Jurassic World' Sequel
Sadly, it's not 'hold onto your butts.'
By now everyone and their mom has seen Jurassic World, the great record-breaking movie about how an action hero named Chris Pratt tamed the raptor. Now, director Colin Trevorrow is revealing the quotes that inspired not only his box office hit, but also the forthcoming sequel which he's co-writing and producing.
In a new interview with Jurassic Cast Podcast he revealed that Jurassic World is actually inspired by a Jurassic Park quote from beloved chaos theoretician Ian Malcolm (Jeff Goldblum). Check it out below:
But what about the tentatively titled Jurassic World 2? Trevorrow paraphrased a line of dialogue from Dr. Alan Grant (Sam Neill): “Dinosaurs and man, separated by 65 million years of evolution, have been thrown back into the mix together. How can we know what to expect?”
Trevorrow then went on to say that the sequel will “get to be a different kind of film. I feel like the audience has given us permission, to a certain extent, to take this to the next level." He continued, “I don’t necessarily mean in scale. I feel very strongly that it’s not about more dinosaurs or bigger and better dinosaurs. It’s about using this as a starting point for a much larger story about our relationship with these animals, and with animals in general, and the dynamic created by bringing them back to life.”
That's all good, but we still can't get over the fact that this Jurassic Park quote wasn't the inspiration for the sequel: