Photo Flash: First Poster for JURASSIC PARK 3D Released
JURASSIC PARK is regarded as a landmark in the use of computer-generated imagery. During its original release, the film grossed over $900 million worldwide, becoming the most successful film released up to that time (surpassing E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial and surpassed four years later by Titanic). It won the Academy Award for Best Sound, Best Sound Effects Editing, and Best Visual Effects.
Because of the film's success, two sequels were made, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, which was released on May 23, 1997, and Jurassic Park III which was released on July 18, 2001.