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John T. Van Vliet

John T. Van Vliet is known for his work on Ghost (1990), Mortal Kombat (1995) and Armageddon (1998). See full bio »

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Known For

Ghost Visual Effects
Mortal Kombat
Mortal Kombat Visual Effects
Armageddon Visual Effects


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 2013 Wallenda (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2009 My Life in Ruins (visual effects supervisor - as John Van Vliet)
 2008 Speed Racer (visual effects supervisor: CafeFx)
 2007 War (on-set visual effects supervisor - as John Van Vliet)
 2006 Eragon (additional visual effects supervisor - as John Van Vliet)
 2005 Herbie Fully Loaded (visual effects supervisor - as John Van Vliet)
 2004 Welcome to Mooseport (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 Hart's War (visual effects supervisor)
 2001 Get Over It (animation supervisor: Cinesite - as John Van Vliet)
 2000 Miss Congeniality (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 X-Men (animation supervisor: Cinesite)
 1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (visual effects supervisor)
 1999 My Favorite Martian (visual effects supervisor)
 1998 Armageddon (additional visual effects - as John Van Vliet)
 1998 Blues Brothers 2000 (visual effects supervisor: Available Light Ltd. - as John Van Vliet)
 1997 The Sixth Man (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Bordello of Blood (visual effects design and supervision: Available Light Ltd.)
 1996 The Arrival (visual effects supervisor: Available Light)
 1996 Happy Gilmore (visual effects supervisor: Available Light Ltd.)
 1995 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (animation designer and supervisor: Available Light Limited)
 1995 Vampire in Brooklyn (visual effects supervisor: Available Light)
 1995 Mortal Kombat (visual effects supervisor - as John Van Vliet)
 1995 Destiny Turns on the Radio (visual effects supervisor - as John Van Vliet)
 1995 Tank Girl (animator: Available Light Limited)
 1995 Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 Honey, I Shrunk the Audience (Short) (effects animator - uncredited)
 1994 Stargate (animation designer and supervisor: Available Light Limited)
 1993 Demolition Man (animation designer and supervisor)
 1993 Heart and Souls (supervisor: Available Light Ltd.)
 1993 Monolith (visual effects supervisor)
 1992 Wishman (animator: Available Light, Ltd.) / (visual effects supervisor: Available Light, Ltd.)
 1992 Mom and Dad Save the World (visual effects supervisor)
 1992 Honey I Blew Up the Kid (visual effects supervisor: Available Light)
 1991 Rush (visual effects supervisor)
 1991 Ricochet (visual effects supervisor)
 1991 Hot Shots! (visual effects supervisor: Available Light)
 1991 Muppet*vision 3-D (Short) (effects animator)
 1990 Mr. Destiny (animation supervisor: Apogee Productions, Inc.)
 1990 Ghost (visual effects supervisor: Good Spirits and Dark Spirits - as John Van Vliet)
 1989 The Fly II (animator: Available Light Ltd.)
 1988 Willow (lip sync animator: ILM)
 1986 Captain EO (Short) (effects animator)
 1985 Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (effects animator - as John Van Vliet)
 1985 My Science Project (animation designer and supervisor - as John Van Vliet)
 1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (effects animation and design: Greenlite - as John Van Vliet)
 1982 TRON (effects animator - as John Van Vliet)
 1981 Dragonslayer (animator: ILM - as John Van Vliet)
 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark (animator: ILM - as John Van Vliet)
 1980 Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (animator: miniature and optical effects unit - as John Van Vliet)
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