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Large Horse with Six Heads

I am wondering if Ray Harryhausen may have taken some inspiration from this sculpture. It reminds me a bit of the Hydra from Jason and the Argonauts.

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On Willis O'Brien and THE GIANT BEHEMOTH (Allied Artists 1959)

Willis O’Brien was the pioneer stop-motion animation wizard who fathered the immortal KING KONG . For that alone, he will be remembered as one of Hollywood’s giants. 741 more words

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On Willis O'Brien and THE GIANT BEHEMOTH (Allied Artists 1959)

Willis O’Brien was the pioneer stop-motion animation wizard who fathered the immortal KING KONG . For that alone, he will be remembered as one of Hollywood’s giants. 741 more words

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Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan Coming to DVD and Blu-ray June 28th

Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan Coming to DVD and Blu-ray June 28th via MVD Entertainment Group

The remarkable career of the movie industry’s most admired and influential special-effects auteur, the legendary Ray Harryhausen, is the subject of Gilles Penso’s definitive documentary Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan. 172 more words

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Sinbad & The Eye of the Tiger

I’ve been wanting to show the kids a Ray Harryhausen-animated feature for a while now, and I finally got around to it tonight with 1977’s “Sinbad & The Eye of the Tiger.” There’s no objective standard by which you could call this movie (or any other in the genre really) “good.” But who the hell cares? 732 more words

Ray Harryhausen - Special Effects Titan

This 2011 documentary calls Ray Harryhausen a special effects titan. Now one of the meanings of the word titan is “a person or thing of enormous size, strength, power, influence”. 245 more words

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