Eric Cotton is known for his work on Superman Returns (2006), The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) and The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013). See full bio »

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Known For

Superman Returns
Superman Returns Special Effects
(2006)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
(2012)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
(2013)
The Wolverine
The Wolverine Special Effects
(2013)

Filmography

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 2016 The Osiris Child (special effects technician)
 2014/I Unbroken (special effects senior technician)
 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (animatronics)
 2013 The Wolverine (special effects technician)
 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (workshop technician: WETA Workshop)
 2012 Devil's Dust (TV Mini-Series) (special effects technician - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... (special effects technician)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (special effects technician)
 2010 Tomorrow, When the War Began (special effects technician)
 2009 Where the Wild Things Are (animatronic electrical engineer - uncredited)
 2006 Superman Returns (special effects gimbal operator) / (special effects technician)
 2005 Stealth (special effects technician)
 2003 The Matrix Revolutions (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2003 The Matrix Reloaded (special effects technician - uncredited)
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 2015 The Daughter (electrician: casual)
 2015 Mad Max: Fury Road (camera engineer)
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 2005 Stealth (head puppeteer)
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 2014 2014 Foster Farms Bowl (TV Movie)
Himself - Stanford Cardinal Tight End
 2014 Our Own Devices (Documentary short)

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