How Movies Special Effects Used To Be Done Before The Advent Computers

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The battle with the skeletons in the film "Jason and the Argonauts" (1963)
At the four-minute episode was spent over four and a half months of stop-motion animation.

The spaceship in "2001 Space Odyssey" (1968)
In the film, Stanley Kubrick used the huge wheel, created by the British company to manufacture aircraft. The cost of production was 750,000 dollars.

Explosion "Death Star" in "Star Wars" (1977)
Lucas is the first to use the technology moushen control, which was achieved thanks to the effect of motion of the fragments in the vacuum of space.The source of the explosion was a box packed with gunpowder and shavings of titanium.
Parting of the Red Sea in the movie "The Ten Commandments" (1956)
To create the effect of water was poured from two huge tanks, and then the film was scrolled in the opposite direction.

Monkey in the movie "King Kong" (1933)
Kong was actually a mobile model of the size of 45 cm actress filmed separately and then combined with the installation of two video sequences into one.

The transformation of the werewolf in the movie "An American Werewolf in London" (1981)
The transformation was filmed using prosthetics and robotics. To simulate the growth of hair and use a reverse shot.

Tornadoes in the "Wizard of Oz" (1939)
Hurricane at the delela was a skein of wool, packed with sand, which rotates the fan over a miniature model farm.

The landing time machine in the movie "Back to the Future 2" (1989)
The film directed by Robert Zemeckis used street lights to cover the transition from the frame with a small model of the cadres with this car. Imagine how much effort has been spent to combine light and shadow.

Tour of the body in "Fantastic Voyage" (1966)
The interior of the body has been created with the help of a huge variety of highly detailed models of organs.

UFO landing in the movie "Close Encounters of the Third" (1977)
In the film, Spielberg was used by a flying saucer made of fiberglass weighing 180 kg and dimensions of about five feet.

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