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Grant McCune (1943–2010)

Grant McCune was born on March 27, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Speed (1994) and Batman Forever (1995). He was married to Kathy McCune. He died on December 27, 2010 in Hidden Hills, California. See full bio »

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 2008 Rambo (miniature effects supervisor)
 2000 Red Planet (visual effects supervisor)
 1998 Sphere (model/minature supervisor: Grant McCune Design)
 1996 Daylight (model/miniature supervisor: Grant McCune Design)
 1996 Executive Decision (miniature effects supervisor: Grant McCune Design)
 1995 Batman Forever (supervisor: Grant McCune Design)
 1994 Ri¢hie Ri¢h (minature supervisor: Grant McCune Design)
 1994 Speed (supervisor: Grant McCune Design)
 1989 Ghostbusters II (model shop: Apogee)
 1988 My Stepmother Is an Alien (model shop supervisor)
 1988 The Unholy (chief model maker: Apogee - uncredited)
 1987 Spaceballs (chief model maker: Apogee, Inc.)
 1985 Lifeforce (supervisor: miniatures)
 1983 Starflight: The Plane That Couldn't Land (TV Movie) (supervisor: miniatures)
 1982 Firefox (chief modelmaker: Apogee, Inc.)
 1980 Caddyshack (special animator)
 1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (miniatures supervisor: Apogee, Inc.)
 1979 Avalanche Express (chief model maker: Apogee)
 1978 Battlestar Galactica (chief model maker: miniature and optical effects unit)
 1977 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (chief model maker: miniature and optical effects unit)
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