Starring Ward Ramsey, Paul Lukather, K. Hanson, Alan Roberts, F. Engelberg and Wayne C. Treadway, "Dinosaurus!" (also known as "Mördersaurier") is an Adventure/Science Fiction film directed by Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr., and written by J. Yeaworth, D. E. Weisburd, and Jack H. Harris (original idea), released in the USA on August 10 of 1960.

Today's most astounding adventure...that started a million years ago!
Directed by:
Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr.
Written by:
J. Yeaworth and D. E. Weisburd
Original idea:
Jack H. Harris
Jack H. Harris
Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr.


The movie is about American men building a harbour on a Caribbean Island when they accidentally uncover two dinosaurs that have been frozen in suspended animation for millions of years. They are a Brontosaurus and a Tyrannosaurus Rex. That night, during a storm, the beasts are struck by lightning and come back to life. The islanders have no idea that the dinosaurs are alive because of the storm and are now roaming the island. Also awoken is a caveman (played by Gregg Martell) who befriends [...]



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Who is the director of "Dinosaurus!"?

Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr. was a German director, and producer.

Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr. has directed movies such as "The Gospel Blimp", released in 1967, "The Blob" (1958).


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What was the release date of "Dinosaurus!"?

"Dinosaurus!" was first released on Wednesday, August 10, 1960, in the United States. Another film released on Wednesday, August 10, 1960 is "Ocean's Eleven" (dir. Lewis Milestone)

Release date for the United States:
  • Wednesday, August 10, 1960

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