Latest Titles With Dennis Muren
Action, Adventure | Pre-production
Isla Nublar, 2005. Approx. 120 miles off the coast of Costa Rica, 87 miles away from Isla Sorna. "There are several paleontologist missing on Isla Nublar. They had an expedition to explore ... See full summary »
2. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | Post-production
When the island's dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event.
5. Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters (2017 Video)
90 min | Documentary
The documentary that tells us the full story from where it all started through to the future of the Ghostbusters franchise.
69 min | Documentary
An inside look at the making of the movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), featuring footage and exclusive interviews with the actors and filmmakers.
9. ILM: The Visual Magic of 'The Force Awakens' (2016 Video)
8 min | Documentary, Short
A quick run-through of how digital effects support all of the movie's practical visuals, with emphasis on some of the iconic spacecraft that appear in the movie.
12. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
PG-13 | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Three decades after the Empire's defeat, a new threat arises in the militant First Order. Stormtrooper defector Finn and the scavenger Rey are caught up in the Resistance's search for the missing Luke Skywalker.
Votes: 722,893 | Gross: $936.66M
13. Jurassic World (2015)
PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A new theme park, built on the original site of Jurassic Park, creates a genetically modified hybrid dinosaur, which escapes containment and goes on a killing spree.
Votes: 480,366 | Gross: $652.27M
14. Jurassic World: Dinosaurs Roam Once Again (2015 Video)
16 min | Documentary, Short
A detailed look at crafting the visual effects, the importance of the actors in selling the illusion, the specifics that are required beyond the computer screen, new technologies utilized ... See full summary »
16. Star Wars: Launch Bay - Meet the Makers (2015)
9 min | Documentary, Short
Presented as part of the STAR WARS: LAUNCH BAY experience at Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios, "Meet the Makers" is a featurette exploring the past, present and future of the STAR ... See full summary »
17. Gravity: Looking to the Stars - The Evolution of Space Films (2015 Video)
45 min | Documentary
Acclaimed filmmakers explore the progress of space travel in film from flights of pure fantasy in early cinema to modern realistic depictions.
21. Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)
R | 88 min | Horror
It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.
Votes: 55,126 | Gross: $53.92M
22. Side by Side (2012)
Not Rated | 99 min | Documentary
The documentary investigates the history, process and workflow of both digital and photochemical film creation.
Votes: 12,029 | Gross: $0.03M
24. Ralph McQuarrie: Tribute to a Master (2012)
43 min | Documentary, Short
George Lucas, a number of Industrial Light and Magic (ILM) alumni, and a new generation of artists and filmmakers inspired by McQuarrie's body of work remember the artist and discuss his ... See full summary »
25. Super 8 (2011)
PG-13 | 112 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town.
Votes: 307,020 | Gross: $127.00M
30. Episode VI: Crew and Cast Interviews (2011 Video)
15 min | Documentary, Short
(1) Episode VI: Tatooine Overview: A look at the production design for Jabba's palace. (2) Episode VI: Endor Overview (4:52): Dennis Muren explains how he initially planed out the ... See full summary »
31. Episode IV: Crew and Cast Interviews (2011 Video)
20 min | Documentary, Short
(1) Episode IV: Tatooine Overview (3:49): Production illustrator Ralph McQuarrie talks about some of his initial paintings/drawings for George Lucas, 2nd Cameraman Dennis Muren discusses ... See full summary »
32. Episode V: Crew and Cast Interviews (2011 Video)
15 min | Documentary, Short
(1) Episode V: Hoth Overview (3:31): Dennis Muren explains how he tried to do as many of the effects in-camera to avoid having to do complicated composite work. There's some great footage ... See full summary »
33. Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible (2010 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary
A look over the incredible work of ILM and how they revolutionised the way we see film with the introduction and advances of CGI or Computer Generated Image. This documentary takes us from ... See full summary »
36. WALL·E (2008)
G | 98 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.
Votes: 818,845 | Gross: $223.81M
37. Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner (2007 Video)
214 min | Documentary
The definitive three-and-a-half hour documentary about the troubled creation and enduring legacy of the science fiction classic Blade Runner (1982), culled from 80 interviews and hours of never-before-seen outtakes and lost footage.
38. The Pixar Story (2007)
G | 87 min | Documentary
A look at the first years of Pixar Animation Studios - from the success of "Toy Story" and Pixar's promotion of talented people, to the building of its East Bay campus, the company's ... See full summary »
39. Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001 (2007 Video)
21 min | Documentary, Short
Stanley Kubrick's groundbreaking 2001: A Space Odyssey opened the door to all the films and filmmakers who followed it. Through interviews with directors such as George Lucas, Steven ... See full summary »
40. Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001 (2007 Video)
22 min | Documentary, Short
In 2001: A Space Odyssey, Stanley Kubrick showed us what the future might look like. How true was his vision? This documentary employs interviews with filmmakers, screenwriters and authors ... See full summary »
41. Nexus Generation: Fans & Filmmakers (2007 Video)
22 min | Documentary, Short
Fans of Blade Runner discuss the lasting impact of the film, the way it has influenced many directors in the last 25 years and show of some of their most prized memorabilia.
44. Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet (2006 Video)
27 min | Documentary, Short
A documentary about the making of, and legacy of, the Forbidden Planet movie.
54. Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy (2004 Video)
151 min | Documentary, History, Sci-Fi
An in-depth making of documentary about the original Star Wars trilogy, covering the productions of the three films and their impact on popular culture.
55. The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of 'Star Wars' (2004 Video)
13 min | Documentary, Short
The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of Star Wars is a Video Documentary included in the 2004 DVD of the Star Wars Original Trilogy. It explained the impact of "Star Wars" on various directors and actors.
56. Hulk (2003)
PG-13 | 138 min | Action, Sci-Fi
Bruce Banner, a genetics researcher with a tragic past, suffers an accident that causes him to transform into a raging green monster when he gets angry.
Votes: 227,140 | Gross: $132.18M
58. The Light and Magic of 'Indiana Jones' (2003 Video)
12 min | Documentary, Short
The men from ILM who contributed to the special effect work of the first three Indiana Jones pictures look back and reveal some of their secrets.
63. Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
PG | 142 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Ten years after initially meeting, Anakin Skywalker shares a forbidden romance with Padme Amidala, while Obi-Wan investigates an assassination attempt on the senator and discovers a secret clone army crafted for the Jedi.
Votes: 529,088 | Gross: $310.68M
66. Special Visual Effects and Animation: ILM (2002 Video)
25 min | Documentary, Short
Five segments on the creation of the visual effects of A.I. Artificial Intelligence: 'An Overview'; 'The Robots'; 'The Models'; 'The New York City Sequence Shot Progression' & 'Animating A.I.'.
67. A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
PG-13 | 146 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
A highly advanced robotic boy longs to become "real" so that he can regain the love of his human mother.
Votes: 259,949 | Gross: $78.62M
68. The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' (2001 Video)
66 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi
The entire process of making Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999) are shown here in this documentary. From pre-production through post-production we get to see visual effects ... See full summary »
69. R2-D2: Beneath the Dome (2001 TV Special)
20 min | Short, Comedy
Collection of short mockumentaries detailing R2-D2's "career", from his English upbringing to his daring bungee jump.
73. ILM and 'Jurassic Park': Before and After Visual Effects (2001 Video)
6 min | Short
This making-of piece shows five different scenes from the film, and we see the different elements as they become composites to form the finished frames.
74. ILM and 'The Lost World': Before and After the Visual Effects (2001 Video)
21 min | Short
This making-of piece shows five different scenes from the film, and we see the different elements as they become composites to form the finished frames. It goes with a split-screen ... See full summary »
75. Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
PG | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Two Jedi Knights escape a hostile blockade to find allies and come across a young boy who may bring balance to the Force, but the long dormant Sith resurface to claim their old glory.
Votes: 604,990 | Gross: $474.54M
76. From Star Wars to Star Wars: The Story of Industrial Light & Magic (1999 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 45 min | Documentary
The incredible evolution of George Lucas' special effects dream factory, including an inside look at "Star Wars: Episode One - The Phantom Menace."
78. Ray Harryhausen: Working with Dinosaurs (1999 TV Special)
A tribute to stopmotion supremo and special effects genius extraordinaire Ray Harryhausen, the man behind some of cinema's greatest fantasy films - The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms, The ... See full summary »
82. The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
PG-13 | 129 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A research team is sent to the Jurassic Park Site B island to study the dinosaurs there while another team approaches with another agenda.
Votes: 310,860 | Gross: $229.09M
83. Deconstructing Harry (1997)
R | 96 min | Comedy
Suffering from writer's block and eagerly awaiting his writing award, Harry Block remembers events from his past and scenes from his best-selling books as characters, real and fictional, come back to haunt him.
Votes: 38,158 | Gross: $10.57M
84. Star Wars: The Magic & the Mystery (1997 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary
Host Howie Long takes viewers on a tour of the "Star Wars" universe, as Fox TV celebrates the re-release of the original three legendary films in this one hour special.
86. Twister (1996)
PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Bill and Jo Harding, advanced storm chasers on the brink of divorce, must join together to create an advanced weather alert system by putting themselves in the cross-hairs of extremely violent tornadoes.
Votes: 154,132 | Gross: $241.72M
87. Mission: Impossible (1996)
PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
An American agent, under false suspicion of disloyalty, must discover and expose the real spy without the help of his organization.
Votes: 328,212 | Gross: $180.98M
88. Special Effects: Anything Can Happen (1996)
40 min | Short, Documentary
An IMAX production that explores the ground-breaking special effects portrayed in Hollywood films from the very originals to the breathtaking special effects in movies today. Takes the ... See full summary »
89. The Making of 'E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial' (1996 Video)
91 min | Documentary
A behind-the-scenes documentary about the making of Steven Spielberg's 1982 film "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial.'
94. Casper (1995)
PG | 100 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
A paranormal expert and his daughter bunk in an abandoned house populated by three mischievous ghosts and one friendly one.
Votes: 97,300 | Gross: $100.33M
97. Movie Magic (1994– )
30 min | Documentary, History
Documentary series dealing with every aspect of special effects in movies, from low-budget make-up to multi-million-dollar computer-generated graphics. The clear presentation includes ... See full summary »
100. Jurassic Park (1993)
PG-13 | 127 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.
Votes: 702,029 | Gross: $402.45M