SEEN FROM ELSEWHERE – His role as a chaos theorist among dinosaurs made him world famous almost 30 years ago. Today, Jeff Goldblum is getting back into the shoes of this character. Discussion of characters getting eaten, people wearing headphones, and eternal movie quotes.
By Martin Scholz (Die World)
He starred in many of the biggest box office hits in history, Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg and the sequel The lost Worldas well as the science fiction work Iindependence day by Roland Emmerich and his suite. However, Jeff Goldblum managed not to let himself be locked into blockbusters, constantly sharpening his own image and working with masters of direction like Wes Anderson or Robert Altman, for whom he embodied cowboys, mad scientists, editors or Holocaust survivors. But today, he is once again Dr. Ian Malcolm, a chaos theorist fascinated by the return of the dinosaurs.
In Jurassic World: The World After, the sixth part of the saga, we find him and Sam Neill and Laura Dern, all three present in the first film, alongside Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt, the heroes of the two final sections. Dinosaurs recreated by genetic technology have left…