"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 ...
Provided his voice to the horror game "City of the Dead" - a spin-off to George A. Romero
's Dead films, but the game's distributer Hip Interactive went bankrupt, and the game was never released (2006).
Often works with George A. Romero
The Godfather of Gore