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How Special Effects Were First Used in Movies Films Videogames

How Special Effects Were First Used in Movies Films Videogames


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Here's the thing: If you see a movie based on a video game and expect it to be objectively good, then you're the only one to blame for your disappointment.


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A black and red picture shows Alice standing back to back with Rain. Alice is

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If it's a popular video game series, there's probably a movie in the works. Here are 41 video game movies in development.

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Video Games: The Movie Poster

Bluescreens are commonly used in chroma key special effects.

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A man releasing a disc upwards into the air, embraced by a woman. A

Cinema has a special kind of magic, one that's best served by a gifted, visionary filmmaker and even stronger when said filmmaker teams up with an equally ...



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The Darkness

On the upper half of the poster are the faces of a man and a female

ANIMAYO: International Film Festival of Animation, Visual Effects, Video Games

Two faces divided by a large sword, on the left an fang toothed orc with

What Great Movies Look Like Without Special Effects

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This poster shows a montage of scenes from the movie. Dominating the background is

Special-effects artists built a miniature model of the White House to create this scene

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Edge of Tomorrow

The first video game I ever fell in love with had no graphics whatsoever. It was all text, and text alone: dim green, amber, or white characters on a dark ...

Infinity War's Thanos proves CGI supervillains are a terrible idea

A vertical rectangular wooden structure with a visual display unit embedded in the front side.

The film — which broke the video game curse 20 years ago this week — survived



Film poster showing SpongeBob SquarePants (right) and Patrick Star (left) on a

A group of people are shown against a black background: at the top of the

Putting the Original Tron's Special Effects Together

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Artwork of a grey, vertical rectangular box. The top half reads "Atari 2600

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How to Train Your Dragon 2

Visual Effects for Feature Films —

The box art features the face of an antique-looking Billy doll. The face

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The Last of Us

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Where Ellenshaw was certain the film would be a monster hit, he was dumbfounded when he was told the movie only made $3.8 million opening weekend.

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Blade Runner

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