PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Comedy
On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka, their only ally in a world full of dinosaurs and other fantastic creatures.
As the raft goes over the waterfall, Dr. Rick Marshall (Will Ferrell) says "This is not a routine expedition!" The theme song for the original show started with the lyrics "Marshall, Will, and Holly, on a routine expedition."
Mission Control, come in. Mission Control, do you read?
When the T. rex roars at them in the cave, all three end up splattered with dino-spit. In the next close-up they only show a few token dabs of saurus-slobber.
The early 1970's Universal logo is used in the opening credits.
$18,837,350 (USA) (7 June 2009)
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