Russ Herpich is known for his work on Apocalypto (2006), Terminator Salvation (2009) and Star Trek: First Contact (1996). See full bio »

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Apocalypto Special Effects
Terminator Salvation
Terminator Salvation Special Effects
Star Trek: First Contact
Star Trek: First Contact Special Effects
Van Wilder
Van Wilder Special Effects


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 2014 Mediation (Short) (special effects)
 2012 The Legends of Nethiah (fx tech)
 2010 Shutter Island (special effects weld shop: Stan Winston Studios - uncredited)
 2009 Avatar (special effects: Weld Shop Stan Winston Studio - uncredited)
 2009 Terminator Salvation (weld shop: Stan Winston Studio)
 2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (mechanical effects crew: Creature Effects Inc. - uncredited)
 2007 I Am Legend (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2007 In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (special effects crew - uncredited)
 2006 Apocalypto (special effects technician: Captive Audience Productions)
 2006 World Trade Center (special effects crew: Captive Audience Productions)
 2006 Scary Movie 4 (special effects crew: Captive Audience Productions)
 2005 The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2004 The Alamo (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2004 Tremors 4: The Legend Begins (Video) (special effects concepts team)
 2003 The Last Samurai (weld shop supervisor - uncredited)
 2003 Seabiscuit (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2002 Grasp (Short) (special effects artist: Creature Effects Inc.)
 2002 Van Wilder (mold maker: Creature Effects Inc.)
 2002 We Were Soldiers (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2001 Scary Movie 2 (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2001 No Such Thing (special effects assistant: Creature Effects Inc.)
 2000 Cast Away (mold maker: Amalgamated Dynamics Inc. - uncredited)
 1999 Retro Puppet Master (Video) (special effects artist - as Russell Herpich)
 1999 Totem (Video) (puppeteer - as Russell Herpich)
 1999 Aliens in the Wild, Wild West (Video) (set animatronics - as Russel Herpich)
 1999 Dragonworld: The Legend Continues (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1999 Phantom Town (Video) (mechanical effects: Creature Effects Inc.)
 1999 Virus (special effects artist)
 1998 Kraa! The Sea Monster (creature effects - as Russell Herpich)
 1997 Hideous! (special effects artist)
 1996 Magic in the Mirror: Fowl Play (special effects artist)
 1996 Star Trek: First Contact (special effects mechanic)
 1996 Magic in the Mirror (special effects artist)
 1996 The Arrival (special effects assistant: Creature Effects Inc. - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Russ W. Herpich | Russell Herpich | Russel Herpich | Russ Herpick

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