This engaging and educational documentary depicts the event of 1990, when American paleontologist Pete Larson and his team discovered the largest, most complete Tyrannosaurus rex ever found, while digging in the badlands of South Dakota.
However the skeleton was seized from Larson by the federal government, followed by a ten-year long battle with the FBI, the National Park Service, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and Maurice Williams, the landowner on whose property the bones were discovered. Pete Larson also spent 18 months in prison.
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This movie premiered in competition category of U.S. Documentary Competition program at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 16, 2014. Read More