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J.W. Kompare

Once a photographer from Chicago, Jim "J.W" Kompare moved to Los Angeles with nothing nothing but a dream. He started his career as an assistant editor on such hit films as "Big Trouble in Little China". His contributions were recognized and he soon became a lead visual effects editor on quite a few star studded films in the 90's. Since then, he ... See full bio »

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Predator Visual Effects
Contact Visual Effects
Godzilla Visual Effects
Stuart Little
Stuart Little Visual Effects


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 2005 Æon Flux (digital intermediate editor)
 2003 And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (TV Movie) (digital intermediate editor - uncredited)
 2003 Intolerable Cruelty (digital intermediate editor - uncredited)
 2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (digital intermediate editor)
 2002 Spider-Man (optical effects editor - uncredited)
 2001 Dogtown and Z-Boys (Documentary) (visual effects editor)
 1999 Stuart Little (lead visual effects editor: SPI)
 1998/I Godzilla (visual effects editor)
 1998 The Replacement Killers (visual effects editor - uncredited)
 1997 The Postman (visual effects editor)
 1997 Contact (visual effects editor)
 1996 The Ghost and the Darkness (visual effects editor)
 1995 Dead Presidents (visual effects editor - uncredited)
 1995 Se7en (visual effects editor - uncredited)
 1995 Mortal Kombat (visual effects editor)
 1995 Braveheart (visual effects editor - uncredited)
 1995 Die Hard with a Vengeance (visual effects editor - uncredited)
 1993 Super Mario Bros. (visual effects editor)
 1992 Freejack (visual effects coordinator)
 1990 Predator 2 (visual effects coordinator)
 1987 Predator (visual effects editor)
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Jim Kompare

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