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Viewed – 22 August 2015  Blu-ray

Collector’s Edition

David Cronenberg has easily cemented himself as one of the most challenging and daring directors to have ever gained mainstream popularity.  507 more words


Water Foul: Octaman


Today’s movie is Octaman, which features a human-octopus hybrid suit designed by repeat Academy Award winner Rick Baker.

Octaman was written, directed, and produced by Harry Essex, who was also behind such films as… 726 more words


Rick Baker Auction Nets More than $1 Million

Sources: Makeup Mag – By Chris Koseluk | All Things Michael

It was a long day—more than nine hours by Brandon Alinger’s estimate. But in the end, all 417 make-up effects pieces in the Rick Baker auction sold. 393 more words

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Auction of Rick Baker's Makeup Effects Memorabilia Draws Big-Spending Collectors

When legendary makeup effects artist Rick Baker, winner of seven Oscars, announced his retirement late last year, he also shuttered the 60,000-square-foot Glendale facility where he had crafted cinematic artwork for over 20 years. 155 more words

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Rick Baker Talks About Why He Retired And Thriller

Sources: Vice – By Sam Pheeters | All Things Michael

Rick Baker is closing up shop. The legendary special-effects and makeup creator recently announced that he would be shuttering his studio and… 1,013 more words

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I Love Practical Effects!

Until a few weeks ago, I had totally forgotten that my first obsession as a kid — before I started making home movies, before I started making zines — was special effects. 1,917 more words


Hollywood's 'Monster Maker' Says Goodbye To His Creations

Sources: WQCS | NPR  | All Things Michael

Rick Baker created iconic costumes and stage makeup including the creatures in Star Wars and the aliens in… 761 more words

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