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Edward Scissorhands
Edward Scissorhands Special Effects
Sleepers Special Effects
Poltergeist Special Effects


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 1998 The Ransom of Red Chief (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1998 The Patriot (special effects coordinator)
 1997 Dante's Peak (special effects foreman)
 1996 Sleepers (special effects assistant)
 1995 Village of the Damned (special effects: second unit - as Mike Wood)
 1994 Ri¢hie Ri¢h (special effects coordinator)
 1994 Baby's Day Out (special effects)
 1993 Dennis the Menace (special effects coordinator)
 1993 The Pickle (special effects coordinator)
 1993 Untamed Heart (special effects coordinator)
 1991 McBain (special effects coordinator)
 1990 Edward Scissorhands (special effects supervisor)
 1990 Wheels of Terror (TV Movie) (special effects - as Mike Wood)
 1989 Always (special effects supervisor)
 1989 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (special effects supervisor - as Michael L. Wood)
 1989 Listen to Me (special effects - as Mike Wood)
 1987 Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (special effects supervisor)
 1987 Innerspace (special effects supervisor)
 1986 Armed and Dangerous (special effects coordinator - as Mike Wood)
 1986 The Money Pit (special effects supervisor)
 1985 Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (special effects supervisor - as Mike Wood)
 1985 Into the Night (special effects - as Mike Wood)
 1984 Firestarter (special effects)
 1983 Amityville 3-D (special effects coordinator)
 1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie (special effects supervisor - as Mike Wood, Segments 2, 3 & 4)
 1983 Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (location special effects - as Mike Wood)
 1982 Endangered Species (special effects assistant - uncredited)
 1982 Poltergeist (mechanical effects supervisor - as Mike Wood)
 1981 Walking Tall (TV Series) (special effects - 7 episodes)
- The Fire Within (1981) ... (special effects)
- Deadly Impact (1981) ... (special effects)
- Company Town (1981) ... (special effects)
- Hitman (1981) ... (special effects)
- Kidnapped (1981) ... (special effects)
 1981 Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen (special effects - as Mike Wood)
 1979-1980 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series) (special effects - 33 episodes)
- Baa, Baa White Sheep (1980) ... (special effects)
- Carnival of Thrills (1980) ... (special effects)
- Southern Comfurts (1980) ... (special effects)
- R.I.P. Henry Flatt (1980) ... (special effects)
- Mason Dixon's Girls (1980) ... (special effects)
 1979 The Triangle Factory Fire Scandal (TV Movie) (special effects - as Mike Wood)
 1976 Futureworld (assistant special effects - as Mike Wood)
 1975 Jaws (special effects - uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

Michael L. Wood | Mike Wood

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