R | | Action, Adventure, Comedy
After an African dinosaur ancestor of the crocodile is found, Dr. Campbell uses its DNA to create prototypes at Paula Kennedy's Gereco lab.
Roger Corman approach the SyFy channel with a sequel which they turned down in fear of it being a total bomb so Corman scrapped it until 2007 when it was reintroduced as a new movie called Supergator which he produced as well as the 2010 sequel to both films Dinocroc vs Supergator.
In the opening title sequence the newspaper snippets mention scientists discovering amino acids in a 100 million-year-old fossil. Fossils are living matter that have been replaced with stone and therefore have no amino acids in them.