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Ryan Effner (1964–2005)

Ryan Effner was born on October 28, 1964 in Michigan, USA. He is known for his work on A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989), Freddy's Nightmares (1988) and Dude, Where's My Car? (2000). He died on April 18, 2005 in California, USA. See full bio »


(age 40) in California, USA

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 1988-1989 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series) (special effects - 22 episodes)
- Safe Sex (1989) ... (special effects - as Ryan J. Effner)
- Identity Crisis (1989) ... (special effects - as Ryan J. Effner)
- The Light at the End of the Tunnel (1989) ... (special effects - as Randy J. Effner)
- Missing Persons (1989) ... (special effects - as Ryan J. Effner)
- The Art of Death (1989) ... (special effects - as Ryan J. Effner)
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 2000 Dude, Where's My Car? (general foreman)
 1999 She's All That (propmaker)
 1992 Forever Young (mechanical)
 1988 Bad Dreams (on set carpenter)
 1986 Never Too Young to Die (swing gang)
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 1999 Miasma
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 1989 The Laughing Dead
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 1999 Miasma (writer)

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Randy J. Effner | Ryan J. Effner

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