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.
The original Land of the Lost series was remade in the 1990s, with Timothy Bottoms as the father, although in this version, his name was Tom Porter, not Rick Marshall. Bottoms and Will Ferrell are both well known for their impersonations of George W. Bush.
Mission Control, come in. Mission Control, do you read?
Will says his banjo has 4 strings. It obviously has 5 strings.
The early 1970's Universal logo is used in the opening credits.
$18,837,350 (USA) (7 June 2009)