Welcome to KIWIreviews - product reviews
•  click here to return to the homepage  •
Welcome visitor.Join us or log in

Product reviews on kiwireviews.nz : Saturday 11th July 2020 - 23:30:11

QuickSearch for:    What is QuickSearch?
QuickJump to:    What is QuickJump?
logon name: p/w:  
I want to:

You Are Here...

Home > Categories > Movies > Comedy > Land of the Lost review

« Home Alone 2: Lost in New York reviewHome Alone 2: Lost in New YorkThe Neverending Story reviewThe Neverending Story »

Score: 5.0/10  [1 review]
1 out of 5
ProdID: 6078 - Land of the Lost
Directed by Brad Silberling

Land of the Lost
Price:
$19.99
Available:
October 2009

Land of the Lost product reviews

Right place. Wrong time.

Will Ferrell stars as has-been scientist Dr. Rick Marshall, sucked into and spat back through time. Way back. Now, Marshall has no weapons, few skills and questionable smarts to survive in an alternate universe full of marauding dinosaurs and fantastic creatures from beyond our world - a place of spectacular sights and super-scaled comedy known as the Land of the Lost.

Sucked alongside him for the adventure are smart-as-a-whip research assistant Holly and a redneck survivalist named Will. Chased by T-Rex and stalked by painfully slow reptiles known as Sleestaks, Marshall, Will and Holly must rely on their only ally - a primate named Chaka - to navigate out of the hybrid dimension. Escape from this routine expedition gone awry and they‚ ™re heroes. Get stuck, and they‚ ™ll be permanent refugees in the Land of the Lost.



Tags:
anna friel   danny mcbride   dinosaur   john boylan   jorma taccone   leonard nimoy   matt lauer   tv series   will ferrell
Other listings you may be interested in:
King ArthurKing Arthur
Rating: 9.8
Elvis - by the PresleysElvis - by the Presleys
Rating: 7.8
Dark HabitsDark Habits
Rating: 8.5
I Am LegendI Am Legend
Rating: 5.8
InkheartInkheart
Rating: 7.7
FarewellFarewell
Rating: 8.5
Kung Fu Panda 2 Kung Fu Panda 2 
Rating: 8.6
Flight of the NavigatorFlight of the Navigator
Rating: 8.8
HerHer
Rating: 8.8
CakeCake
Rating: 4.8
The Gift The Gift 
Rating: 8.0
Blaze and the Monster Machines : Light Riders Blaze and the Monster Machines : Light Riders 
Rating: 9.5
Child's PlayChild's Play
Rating: 7.3

Product reviews...

Everyone is welcome to post a review. You will need to Join up or log in to post yours.

Click here to read the profile of mizim

Review by: mizim (Miriam)
Dated: 9th of January, 2015

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 5.0/10
Pay to see it again:
Score 6 out of 10
Attention Span:
Score 4 out of 10
Laugh Factor:
Score 5 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 5 out of 10

I never saw the TV series that this movie was based upon but having watched the movie I have to wonder if had I grown up watching it, would I have enjoyed it, I think I would have.

Rick Marshall is a laughing stock of the scientific world and is sinking into depression. After some prodding by Holly, he ends up being sucked into a new dimension along with Holly and a redneck, rude and crude, Will. The three of them must try and survive in this off world and find a way to return home to their own dimension whilst dealing with a vengeful T-Rex.

There are lots of crude jokes going on in this movie, so if you don't like rude and crude, don't watch. Ferrell isn't anything amazing in this role, it's pretty much what I would expect from him and so it doesn't add anything to the overall movie. The acting is nothing amazing and the plot is nothing fabulous but the special effects make up for what is lacking there. There is a lot of cheesy jokes going on in this movie and it fits with the overall vibe of the movie.

This can be funny, but if watched too often it can be a bit irritatin.

Guest comments...

Random listing from 'Movies'...

Score: 8.0
Product reviews for listing 5743: Any Given Sunday
Directed by Oliver Stone

Product image for Any Given SundayLife is a contact sport and football is life when three-time academy award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone and a dynamic acting ensemble explore the fortunes of the Miami Sharks in Any Given Sunday. At the 50-year line of this gridiron cosmos is Al Pacino as Tony D'Amato, the embattled Sharks coach facing a full-on blitz of team strife plus a new, marketing-savvy sharks owner (Cameron Diaz) who's sure Tony is way too old school. An ... more...

Go to the listing

General Disclaimer...

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker - Do not copy content from this page. Creative Commons Licence All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the Knock Out News Group. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of kiwireviews.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, on the premise that they have been submitted as the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.

"How is it that we put man on the moon before we figured out it would be a good idea to put wheels on luggage?"
unattributed

KIWIreviews Help GuideClick here for the Help Guide Subscribe to our Twitter streamVisit our
Twitter feed
Visit our Facebook pageVisit our
Facebook page
Visit our YouTube ChannelVisit our
YouTube channel
Follow us on instagramVisit our
Instagram album
Visit our Google+ pageVisit our
Google+ page
Visit our Flickr photostreamVisit our
Flickr photostream