New Photo of Chris Pratt with Raptor Pal in Trevorrow's 'Jurassic World'
by Ethan Anderton
December 17, 2014
Plenty of people were either freaked out, confused or just furious when they saw Chris Pratt riding his motorcycle with a pack of velociraptors at his side in the first trailer for Jurassic World. The shot basically confirmed that these particular dinosaurs have been tamed. While some think that goes against the principles of evolution and their position as unpredictable animals from the past, I'm betting they're not just flat out "good guy" dinosaurs in the end. Either way, as a treat before the holidays, director Colin Trevorrow has revealed a photo of Pratt on the set of Jurassic World with one of his raptor pals. Check it!
Here's the new photo of Chris Pratt with a raptor from Jurassic World (via Colin Trevorrow on Twitter):
Happy Holidays from the editing room. Do not try this at home. pic.twitter.com/cL755EHExw
— Colin Trevorrow (@colintrevorrow) December 17, 2014
You can still watch the first trailer for Colin Trevorrow's Jurassic World right here. Stay tuned.
Jurassic World is directed by Colin Trevorrow (Safety Not Guaranteed), who rewrote the script with Derek Connolly from an earlier draft by Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver (Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes). No plot details are available yet, but the film has been said to feature a new operational dinosaur theme park, just as John Hammond imagined over 20 years ago. The cast includes Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Nick Robinson, Jake Johnson, Ty Simpkins, Vincent D'Onofrio, Irrfan Khan and B.D. Wong, reprising his original role from Jurassic Park. Universal Pictures releases the film June 12th, 2015.
Reader Feedback - 12 Comments
Did they use a stunt double in the photo above? lol
Matthew on Dec 17, 2014
I'm glad the raptor looks exactly like a raptor from the first movie 🙂
HarryFiddleSticks on Dec 17, 2014
WOW. This is the most ambitious (-ly dumb) idea I've seen in a long time.
DAVIDPD on Dec 17, 2014
Im gunna just assume that they have genetically enhanced the raptors brains a bit so they are more domesticated or whatever... since we haven't seen the friggin thing yet
Sky on Dec 17, 2014
They're not totally tamed...Colin was quoted somewhere they aren't completely tamed like a domestic dog. They just have a connection to a specific trainer, such as animals in a zoo do with the individual(s) zookeeper(s) that work with them. It may end up being, Pratt's character is the only person who can work alongside them.
JBrotsis on Dec 17, 2014
Even more bad ass.
Brian Sleider on Dec 17, 2014
ProjectionistHP on Dec 18, 2014
The shot at the end of the trailer did not "confirm" anything.
txJM on Dec 17, 2014
This is a midnight at theaters watch for me ... so pumped the opening shot of the monorail over the lagoon in this movie was in a dream of mine 10 years ago... yes i dream about Jurassic Park.. who doesn't ?
shane willett on Dec 18, 2014
As I agree with you today, I gotta ask though, is your default pic really you? Sometimes I have a hard time taking you seriously seeing that pic. no offense.
JBrotsis on Dec 18, 2014
Yes I'm a African American in my late 20's obsessed with Sponge Bob .... But i love cinema
shane willett on Dec 18, 2014
The velociraptors have not been tamed but most likely been trained by some electronic device implanted inside their brains. Just as wild dogs have been trained to hunt and kill other animals.
CptGrimsdale on Dec 19, 2014
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