"Grande Illusions: A Learn-by-Example Guide to the Art and Technique of Special Make-Up Effects from the Films of Tom Savini" (Imagine, Inc.)
2 Biographical Movies |
19 Interviews |
1 Article |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[asked if his Vietnam experiences influence his makeup effects) I get asked that question a lot. I did see a lot of first-hand anatomically correct gore and I think the most important part of that was if we create a dead body or situation there's a certain feeling you get from seeing the real thing. If I'm creating a gory effect and I don't get the same feeling when I saw the real stuff, I'm not ...
Has a make-up/special effects school in Monesson, Pennsylvania (Douglas School of Business).
Often works with George A. Romero
The Godfather of Gore