Walking with Dinosaurs (UK)
With the latest technology the amazing lost world of the Cretaceous, Triassic and Jurassic periods of Earth's history, when the dinosaurs reigned supreme, is brought back to life. The series provides insights into how these mammoth creatures appeared, how they survived for millions of years and probes the mysteries of their sudden disappearance leaving only a fossils to show they had ever existed!
Last Episode01x06 Death of a Dynasty Aired: Nov. 08, 1999
The year is 65.5 million BC, and the time is 11:59pm for the dinosaurs. Volcanic activity has begun to choke the land, and dinosaurs are suffering. …
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (factual errors): Every pterosaur (flying reptile) in the series folds its wings incorrectly -- sideways. The bone structure only allowed these animals to turn their hands outwards to…
[show]Goof (factual errors): Every pterosaur (flying reptile) in the series folds its wings incorrectly -- sideways. The bone structure only allowed these animals to turn their hands outwards to the sides, rather than frontwards, and this allowed them to neatly fold back their long, wing-supporting fingers, but not to the side.
- Initially 24 prehistoric animals were planned to appear in the series, but the finished production bumped this number up to 40.
- For dinosaur drool, the filming crew used huge quantities of KY jelly. Reportedly, many shop owners gave them puzzled faces when they bought it.