Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is the first film in the Jurassic series to try to break away from the franchise’s format. All of the previous movies essentially consisted of dropping humans in a dinosaur environment. The Lost World (or “Dinos eat San Diego”) played a little with this in the least entertaining part of the second film, and it is the film Fallen Kingdom resembles the most. While I give it kudos for trying to do something different, there’s little else to laud in the latest summer sequel to underwhelm. Fallen Kingdom is burdened with a truly awful script from Colin Trevorrow and serves as little more than a pothole infested bridge from Jurassic World to 2021’s Jurassic World 3.
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