Fantastic movies about dinosaurs

List of the best dinosaur science fiction movies selected by visitors to our site: Iron Sky: The Coming Race, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, The Last Sharknado: It's About Time, The Meg, Transformers: The Last Knight, Jurassic World, Kung Fury, Turbo Kid, Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem, Minions
In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Iron Sky: The Coming Race (2019)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 5)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryFinland, Germany, Belgium
Duration02:23
CharactersDinosaurs, Tough guys, Hitler
PlotNuclear War
PlaceSpace, Moon, Germany
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleExciting

Twenty years after the events of Iron Sky, the former Nazi Moonbase has become the last refuge of mankind. Earth was devastated by a nuclear war, but buried deep under the wasteland lies a power that could save the last of humanity - or destroy it once and for all. The truth behind the creation of mankind will be revealed when an old enemy leads our heroes on an adventure into the Hollow Earth. To save humanity they must fight the Vril, an ancient shapeshifting reptilian race and their army of dinosaurs.

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA, Spain
Duration02:34
CharactersDinosaurs, Lifeguards, Scientists, Dogs, Bodyguards, Monsters, Special Forces
PlotVolcanoes, Survival, Death, Money
PlaceIslands, Prison, Ships, Aircraft
StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Tense, Gothic, Unexpected ending

Three years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the isla Nublar, so Claire Dearing, the former park manager, recruits Owen Grady to help prevent the extinction of the dinosaurs once again.

The Last Sharknado: It's About Time (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 3.5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersSharks, Dinosaurs
PlotTime travel
PlaceCastle, Wild West
StyleIncredible, Disturbing

With much of America lying in ruins, the rest of the world braces for a global sharknado, Fin and his family must travel around the world to stop them.

The Meg (2018)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, China
Duration01:23
CharactersSharks, Submariners, Lifeguards, Tough guys, Dinosaurs, Giants
PlotSurvival
PlaceSea, Ships, Helicopters
StyleAction, Disturbing, Fascinating

A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.

Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, China, Canada
Duration02:23
CharactersRobots, Aliens, Knights, Horses, Strong women, Indians, Dragons, Snipers, Dinosaurs, Special Forces
PlotEnd of the world, Artificial Intelligence, Apocalypse, Death, Survival, Dancing, Technology, Bank robbery
PlaceSpace, England, Submarines, Ships, Aircraft
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleUnexpected ending

Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.

Jurassic World (2015)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
CharactersDinosaurs, Tourists, Teens, Heroes, Monsters
PlotAdventure, Survival
PlaceJungle, Rides, Islands
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing, For men

Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond.

Kung Fury (2015)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, short
CountrySweden
Duration31:02
CharactersHackers, Maniacs, Killers, Police, Dinosaurs, Soldier, Ninja, Hitler
PlotLove, War, Fight, Investigation, Chase, Skirmishes, Time travel, Martial Arts, Computers
PlaceGermany, USA
StyleFascinating

During an unfortunate series of events, a friend of Kung Fury is assassinated by the most dangerous kung fu master criminal of all time, Adolf Hitler, a.k.a Kung F├╝hrer. Kung Fury decides to travel back in time to Nazi Germany in order to kill Hitler and end the Nazi empire once and for all.

Turbo Kid (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryCanada, USA, New Zealand
Duration01:41
CharactersHeroes, Superhero, Dinosaurs, Cowboys, Bartenders, Gladiators
PlotApocalypse, Loneliness
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse

In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, an orphaned teen must battle a ruthless warlord to save the girl of his dreams.

Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem (2015)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantastic, action, adventure, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:39
CharactersSuperhero, Zombie, Dinosaurs, Archers
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Motorcycles, Virtual Reality, Gems, Abduction
PlaceMansions
TimeHalloween

The Joker is aided in his Halloween quest to render modern technology useless and take over Gotham City by Solomon Grundy, Silver Banshee, Clayface and Scarecrow.

Minions (2015)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
CharactersFamily, Heroes, Vampire, Dinosaurs
PlotAdventure, Travel, Survival
PlaceNew York, USA, England, Antarctica
StyleExciting

Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.

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Jurassic City (2014)
Mark8 (imdb: 3.3)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:28
CharactersDinosaurs

When a top-secret laboratory is unexpectedly breached, thousands of rampaging raptors are unleashed on Los Angeles! A black-ops unit is mobilized to contain the creatures before they cause city-wide chaos. Simultaneously, a truckload of raptors is rerouted to a nearby prison. Upon their escape, these ferocious flesh-eaters are beyond containment. This is Jurassic judgment night for smoking hot sorority girls, sinister scientists, muscle-bound military and doomed death-row inmates! It's about to get bloody in Jurassic City!

Godzilla (2014)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration02:03
CharactersMonsters, Military, Giants, Dinosaurs, Scientists
PlotApocalypse, War, Weapon, Tsunami
PlaceUSA, Japan
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing

Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises from the sea to combat malevolent adversaries that threaten the survival of humanity. The creatures leave colossal destruction in their wake, as they make their way toward their final battleground: San Francisco.

Poseidon Rex (2014)
Markimdb: 2.5
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA
Duration01:21
CharactersDinosaurs, Military, Mutant
PlaceIslands, Submarines
StyleExciting, Heavy, Tense, For men

Jackson Slate, famous treasure hunter, is out to find the legendary Lost Gold Of Cortez in the open waters off a secluded island in the Caribbean Sea. Using dynamite to blast his way through centuries of silt, new chasms are created reaching miles below the ancient ocean floor. From here, an ancient evil is released, that quickly, savagely, and without warning, destroys Jackson s boat and kills his crew. The sole survivor of the carnage, Jackson teams up with marine biologist, Sarah, to venture back to the site and investigate the horrific events. They extract an egg from the darkest depths of the ocean and take it back to the lab to investigate. But when it hatches, they realise they have awaken a deadly prehistoric monster, the P-Rex, which will stop at nothing until the entire island is destroyed...

Raptor Ranch (2013)
Mark10 (imdb: 3)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, adventure
CountryRussia, USA
Duration01:30
CharactersDinosaurs, Zombie, Heroes, Losers
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Experiments
PlaceCollege, Small cities
StyleExciting, Disturbing

A group of young people stuck in the small Texas town of Fossil Ridge have to fight for their lives against dinosaurs that have been reanimated by a local scientist.

Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersHeroes, Dinosaurs, Giants
PlotAdventure, Treasures, Chase
PlaceJungle, Islands
StyleExciting, Disturbing

Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.

The Amazing World of Gumball (2011)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, family, cartoon
CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, USA, Germany, Japan, France
CharactersCats, Family, Friends, Teens, Teachers, Dinosaurs, Fish
PlotGhosts
PlaceSchool
StyleFancy

The life of Gumball Watterson, a 12-year old cat who attends middle school in Elmore. Accompanied by his pet, adoptive brother, and best friend Darwin Watterson, he frequently finds himself involved in various shenanigans around the city, during which he interacts with various family members: Anais, Richard, and Nicole Watterson, and other various citizens.

Dinocroc vs. Supergator (2010)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 3.2)
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
Duration01:20
CharactersDinosaurs, Crocodiles, Heroes, Mutant
PlotGenetic experiments, Rivalry
PlaceLaboratory
StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing

On a lush tropical island, working under a secret government charter, Martin Drake has not only grown sprawling acres of giant vegetables, but inadvertently spawned two mammoth reptiles as well. Now they've broken free of their enclosures, and Drake has only one option: kill the creatures before word gets back to Washington and they close him down. When Drake's first team of well-armed mercenaries gets wiped out within hours of setting down in the jungle, he turns to one lone hunter, The Cajun, to go in single-handedly. But will The Cajun be cunning enough to find the creatures and destroy them before they turn the blue waters red with the blood of tourists. The only hope is to bring the monsters together and make them fight. When one emerges victorious, that will be the time to strike and kill the other. It's a risky plan, but ultimately the only one that may work. One of David Carradine's last movies.

Land of the Lost (2009)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersDinosaurs, Aliens, Partners, Losers, Monkeys
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Survival, Chase
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleExciting

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.

A.R.O.G (2008)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy
CountryTurkey
CharactersDinosaurs, Heroes, Losers
PlotTime travel, Revenge, Time machine, Rivalry
PlaceCaves
StyleExciting, Fancy

Commander Logar fools Arif and sends him 1.000.000 years back in the time. He must civilize people from past to reach today.

Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 4.2)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure, family
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:30
CharactersDinosaurs, Teens
PlotExpeditions, Adventure, Volcanoes, Chase
PlaceJungle, Caves
StyleExciting, Action

Set in the late 1870's - A woman hires an anthropologist/adventurer to track down her husband, who has disappeared while searching for an elusive passage to the center of the earth

Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
CharactersRobots, Dinosaurs
PlotAdventure, Travel, Volcanoes
StyleFascinating, Fancy

On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.

A Sound of Thunder (2005)
Mark8 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration01:41
CharactersScientists, Dinosaurs
PlotTime travel, Time machine, Adventure, Survival, Technology
PlaceJungle, Laboratory
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

When a hunter sent back to the prehistoric era runs off the path he must not leave, he causes a chain reaction that alters history in disastrous ways.

Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryJapan
Duration01:31
CharactersDinosaurs, Monsters, Scientists
PlotAdventure
PlaceJapan
TimeFuture

Forty-two years after her first visit in Tokyo, Mothra returns to warn mankind that they must return Kiryu, along with Godzilla's bones, to the sea, for the dead must not be disturbed. If not, dire consequences will follow. However, Godzilla has survived to menace Japan leaving Kiryu as the nations only defense.

Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla (2002)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryJapan
Duration01:28
CharactersDinosaurs, Monsters, Scientists, Heroes, Robots
PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Supernatural
PlaceJapan
StyleDisturbing

Decades after the original, a new Godzilla emerges in Tateyama. The Japanese government commissions a new defense measure. A cyborg named Kiryu is constructed from the remains of the first Godzilla. Piloted by Akane Yashiro, she soon discovers that Kiryu harbors the restless spirit of the original monster.

Jurassic Park III (2001)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:32
CharactersDinosaurs, Heroes, Family, Losers
PlotAdventure, Survival, Missing people, Chase
PlaceIslands, Jungle
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing, For men

In need of funds for research, Dr. Alan Grant accepts a large sum of money to accompany Paul and Amanda Kirby on an aerial tour of the infamous Isla Sorna. It isn't long before all hell breaks loose and the stranded wayfarers must fight for survival as a host of new -- and even more deadly -- dinosaurs try to make snacks of them.

Dinosaur (2000)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrefantastic, thriller, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:22
CharactersDinosaurs, Friends, Family
PlotAdventure, Survival
TimePrehistoric times
StyleTouching, Disney

An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.

The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000)
Markimdb: 3.7
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersDinosaurs, Family, Heroes, Friends, Partners, Aliens, Losers
PlotDancing, Love, Cars
PlaceCasino
StyleFancy

The Flintstones are at it again. The Flintstones and the Rubbles head for Rock Vegas with Fred hoping to court the lovely Wilma. Nothing will stand in the way of love, except for the conniving Chip Rockefeller who is the playboy born in Baysville but who has made it in the cutthroat town of Rock Vegas. Will Fred win Wilma's love?

Godzilla (1998)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration02:19
CharactersDinosaurs, Giants, Scientists, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Supernatural, Survival
PlaceNew York
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing

When a freighter is viciously attacked in the Pacific Ocean, a team of experts -- including biologist Niko Tatopoulos and scientists Elsie Chapman and Mendel Craven -- concludes that an oversized reptile is the culprit. Before long, the giant lizard is loose in Manhattan, destroying everything within its reach. The team chases the monster to Madison Square Garden, where a brutal battle ensues.

The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersDinosaurs, Heroes
PlotExpeditions, Adventure, Survival, Experiments
PlaceIslands, Helicopters
StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ladylove and a wildlife videographer join an expedition to document the lethal lizards' natural behavior in this action-packed thriller.

Jurassic Park (1993)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrefantastic, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:07
CharactersDinosaurs, Scientists, Hackers, Inventors
PlotTime travel, Survival, Adventure, Experiments, Chase
PlaceIslands, Laboratory
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing

A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. However, the park is anything but amusing as the security systems go off-line and the dinosaurs escape.

Super Mario Bros. (1993)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:44
CharactersPlumbers, Family, Heroes, Dinosaurs, Monsters
PlotAdventure, Computer games
PlaceParallel worlds, New York
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Fascinating, By games

Mario and Luigi, plumbers from Brooklyn, find themselves in an alternate universe where evolved dinosaurs live in hi-tech squalor. They're the only hope to save our universe from invasion by the dino dictator, Koopa.

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