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Special Effects
9.7k votersBad CGI Body Modifications In MoviesWhile Alfred Hitchock's 1958 film Vertigo is widely credited as being the first motion picture ever to use computer animation, it'...
Special Effects
151 votersThe Best Practical Effects In Movies Of The 2010sNearly every film released these days has some computer-generated trickery going on. It's far less common to see a film that relie...
Total Nerd
43 voters12 Surprisingly Low-Tech Special Effects Moments In MoviesBefore there was computer-generated imagery (CGI), special effects crews often had to use practical effects to achieve their cinem...
Action
715 voters21 Awesome Action Scenes That Prove Slow Motion Is More Than Just A Cheap TrickThe best slow-motion scenes and action movies go hand-in-hand. Whether it be an epic shoot out or a beautifully choreographed figh...
Action
1.1k votersMovie Stunts That Were Even More Complex Than You RealizedIt takes more work to plan movie stunts behind the scenes than average viewers expect. When you think of complex movie stunts, som...
Entertainment
194.8k views13 Insane Movies Effects Done Before the Advent of CGI (And How They Did It)The sci-fi movie Tron (1982) is often cited as the spark that lit the CGI (computer generated imagery) fire. Today, almost every m...
Entertainment
1.9k votersActors And Actresses Who Look Crazy Young In Movies And TV Thanks To CGIFor decades, Hollywood has placed a premium on actors who look younger than they are. And despite actors like Liam Neeson and Bruc...
Special Effects
4.7k votersNotably Awful CGI In MCU MoviesThe MCU is one of the biggest film franchises of the last decade, and the innovative storytelling that comes with adapting Marvel ...
Special Effects
69.5k voters26 Hilarious Photos of Actors Replaced by Digital EffectsEver see pictures of actors before the CGI was added in a movie? They are often hilarious and ridiculous looking, which is why we'...
Special Effects
2.6k votersGreat Special Effects In Otherwise Terrible MoviesMovie criticism is a complicated art. A lot of hard work goes into even the worst films, and sometimes you can really tell. There ...
Action
5.1k votersHilarious Times Stunt Doubles Weren't Fooling AnyoneThere will almost always be crazy stunts in action movies and usually the actors are replaced by stunt doubles that look just like...
Animated Movies
4.1k votersThe Best CGI Animated Films Ever MadeCan Wall-E beat Toy Story? This list of the best computer-animated movies ever made many finally answer that question. Though it i...
Entertainment
1.1k votersThe Rubberiest CGI Re-Creations Of Actors' Faces In MoviesOh, CGI, you can be a marvel, your computer-generated imagery taking moviegoers to imaginative worlds in sci-fi, horror, fantasy, ...
Special Effects
2.2k votersThe 17 Worst Superhero Movie Visual Effects Ever ProducedBad visual effects in superhero movies are nothing new; if anything, they symbolize a proud tradition of lousy effects in superher...
Entertainment
1k votersScience Fiction Movies With The Best CGI EffectsIn order to make a modern-day science fiction movie, the use of CGI is almost mandatory. However, the best CGI effects in sci-fi f...
Behind The Scenes
15.9k views14 Ingenious Uses of Commonplace Materials as Nasty Substances in MoviesMost directors and producers want to make their movies as realistic as possible. Whether making a gritty action film, romantic com...
Entertainment
134 votersThese Sound Effects Will Change The Way You Listen To Your Favorite MoviesMovie sound effects are essential to creating the world of a film's story. If a character slams a car door or walks across a creak...
Horror
1.1k votersPretty Bad CGI In Horror MoviesWe've all seen some pretty bad CGI in horror movies. Either it's so bad that it ends up being funny or it quite possibly just ruin...
Entertainment
1.6k votersMovie Moments That Were Surprisingly Made Without CGIThese days, it seems that every possible use of special effects in a movie are done via CGI. After all, it's gotten to the point t...
Behind The Scenes
35.7k viewsMovie Moments Where Real Stuff Was Completely DestroyedIn the age of CGI, it's a rare treat to go to the cinema and see real explosions in movies. Whether an actor breaks a priceless in...