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The Venatosaurus are minor antagonists in the 2005 American adventure-horror film King Kong.

These pack-based theropod dinosaurs roam the jungles of Skull Island, where they attacked Denham and his film crew.

Appearance

The Venatosaurus are large theropod dinosaurs with gray scales, long arms with four fingers, and bright yellow eyes.

Powers and Abilities

The Venatosaurus possess the following powers and abilities:

  • Sharp teeth
  • Powerful jaws
  • Scaly hide
  • Cooperative hunting

Fate

One of the creatures is crushed underfoot by a Brontosaurus, one is shot to death, and another is killed in a stampede.

Trivia

  • The name "Venatosaurus" means "Hunter Lizard".
  • Before it was given a name, Venatosaurus was simply referred to as "raptor" and "carnosaur" during the production of the film.

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