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  • Koko the Gorilla

Happy Birthday, Koko the Gorilla

Happy Birthday, Koko the Gorilla, who was born this week in 1971. In Michael Crichton’s novel Congo, the sign language speaking gorilla named Amy was loosely based on Koko.
  • Audio Book Covers - The Med School Years Collection

Audio Book Release of The Med School Years Collection

On sale today – all of Michael Crichton’s novels written as John Lange are now available as unabridged audio books!
  • Micro by Michael Crichton

Dreamworks Studios Acquires Michael Crichton Book Micro

DreamWorks Studios has acquired the film rights to the Michael Crichton novel, “Micro,” it was announced today by Michael Wright, CEO of DreamWorks Studios. Frank Marshall is on board to produce, with Sherri Crichton and Laurent Bouzereau set as executive producers for CrichtonSun LLC.
  • Jurassic Park - Movie

Spotlight on Jurassic Park, the movie

It’s TBT and as JURASSIC WORLD continues to break all records we are looking back at the June 1993 release of the movie version of Michael Crichton’s most popular novel, JURASSIC PARK. […]

  • Jurassic World

Jurassic World Opens in Theaters Today

Jurassic World opens in theaters today! Have you seen it? Did you love it?

  • Congo by Michael Crichton

20th Anniversary of the movie release of Congo

For Flashback Friday we are looking back at the 20th Anniversary of the release of the movie version of Michael Crichton’s novel, CONGO. […]

  • Twister by Michael Crichton

Spotlight on “Twister”

It’s TBT we are looking back at Michael Crichton’s movie, Twister, a blockbuster action movie about a group of storm chasers that premiered in theaters this month back in 1996.  […]

  • Michael Crichton on The Charlie Rose Show

An Appreciation of Michael Crichton

Remembering Michael on his birthday with this lovely Appreciation of Michael Crichton courtesy of The Charlie Rose Show.

  • Congo Movie

Spotlight on “Congo”

It’s Flashback Friday and we are looking back at the movie version of “Congo” which was recently released on Blu-ray. […]

  • Michael Crichton on the Merv Griffin Show

Michael Crichton on The Merv Griffin Show

It’s TBT. We are taking a look all the way back to 1983 with a clip of Michael Crichton explaining computers and technology to a curious Merv Griffin. Michael was a man before his time. […]

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