The Worst Gifts in Our Favorite Holiday Films

On this IMDbrief, we break down the worst gifts ever given in our favorite holiday movies. For some great gift ideas, check out IMDb's Holiday Gift Guide, curated with the entertainment lover in mind!

Watch now

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Paddy Eason's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 3 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 5 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Slumdog Millionaire Visual Effects
Big Fish Visual Effects


Hide Hide Show Show Visual effects (86 credits)
 2019 Gangs of London (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2019) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.3 (2019) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.2 (2019) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.8 ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.7 ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2019 Holy Cannelloni (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2019 Erica (Video Game) (visual effects supervisor)
 2019 Jesus Shows You the Way to the Highway (visual effects)
 2019 The Eight Hundred (on set visual effects supervisor)
 2019 Watch Room (Short) (visual effects supervisor: Territory Studio)
 2019 Annabel Lee (Short) (lead)
 2018 Calibre (visual effects supervisor: Territory Studio)
 2018 2036 Origin Unknown (visual effects supervisor: Territory Studio)
 2017 Kubrick by Candlelight (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle (additional vfx set supervisor)
 2017 Phoenix Forgotten (visual effects supervisor: Territory)
 2017 Eat Locals (visual effects consultant)
 2017 God's Own Country (visual effects)
 2016 Sing Street (visual effects supervisor)
 2015 Absolutely Anything (visual effects supervisor)
 2014 Robot Overlords (visual effects supervisor)
 2014 Noble (digital effects) / (visual effects supervisor)
 2013 I Give It a Year (visual effects supervisor)
 2012 Grabbers (visual effects supervisor)
 2011 The Borgias (TV Series) (on-set visual effects supervisor - 4 episodes)
- Lucrezia's Wedding (2011) ... (on-set visual effects supervisor)
- The Moor (2011) ... (on-set visual effects supervisor)
- The Poisoned Chalice (2011) ... (on-set visual effects supervisor)
- The Assassin (2011) ... (on-set visual effects supervisor)
 2011 The Promise (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... (visual effects supervisor: Nvizible)
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... (visual effects supervisor: Nvizible)
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... (visual effects supervisor: Nvizible)
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (visual effects supervisor: Nvizible)
 2010 Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (visual effects supervisor: Nvizible)
 2010 The Infidel (visual effects supervisor: Nvizible)
 2010 Clash of the Titans (compositor: Nvizible)
 2010 Skeletons (visual effects: Nvizible)
 2010 Leap Year (visual effects supervisor: Nvizible)
 2009 44 Inch Chest (visual effects supervisor)
 2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox (digital artist: Stranger FX)
 2009 Malice in Wonderland (visual effects co-supervisor: Stranger)
 2009 Glorious 39 (compositor: Union VFX)
 2009 Case 39 (visual effects supervisor: Rainmaker London - uncredited)
 2009/I Tormented (visual effects co-supervisor)
 2009 Bright Star (on-set visual effects supervisor: CIS London - uncredited)
 2008 Punisher: War Zone (visual effects supervisor: CIS London)
 2008 Slumdog Millionaire (digital compositor: CIS London)
 2008 Vantage Point (special effects supervisor: Rainmaker)
 2007 The Golden Compass (visual effects supervisor: Rainmaker UK)
 2007 28 Weeks Later (visual effects supervisor: Rainmaker)
 2006 Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker (digital compositor: Baseblack)
 2005 The River King (compositing supervisor: MPC)
 2005 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (visual effects supervisor)
 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (visual effects supervisor: MPC)
 2003 Big Fish (digital effects supervisor: MPC)
 2003 The Medallion (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 28 Days Later... (digital compositor - uncredited)
 2002 Ali G Indahouse (digital compositor)
 2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (digital compositor: MPC - uncredited)
 2001 The Emperor's New Clothes (supervising compositor: MPC)
 2001 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (visual effects: MPC)
 2001 Enemy at the Gates (lead digital compositing artist: Double Negative)
 2000 Chicken Run (digital visual effects supervisor: CFC)
 2000 Mission: Impossible II (digital visual effects supervisor: CFC)
 1999 Lighthouse (digital effects supervisor)
 1999 Sleepy Hollow (supervising visual effects designer: CFC)
 1999 The Bone Collector (compositing artist: The Computer Film Company)
 1999 Eyes Wide Shut (supervising digital compositor: CFC - uncredited)
 1999 Notting Hill (digital visual effects designer: Framestore-CFC)
 1998 The Legend of 1900 (Domino artist: CFC)
 1998 The Avengers (digital effects designer - uncredited)
 1998 Paulie (lead compositor: CFC)
 1998 Lost in Space (designer: CFC)
 1997 Spice World (digital effects designer)
 1997 Tomorrow Never Dies (digital effects designer: CFC - uncredited)
 1997 Photographing Fairies (digital effects designer)
 1997 Swept from the Sea (digital effects designer)
 1997 Event Horizon (digital effects designer: CFC)
 1997 Fever Pitch (digital effects designer)
 1996 Hamlet (digital compositor)
 1996 Jude (visual effects designer)
 1996 The Portrait of a Lady (digital effects: Peerless Camera Co.)
 1996 Mission: Impossible (lead digital compositor: CFC) / (visual effects designer: Computer Film Company)
 1996 Executive Decision (digital effects designer: CFC)
 1996 City Hall (digital effects designer: CFC)
 1996 Muppet Treasure Island (visual effects designer)
 1995 Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (digital compositor)
 1995 French Kiss (visual effects)
 1995 Underground (digital effects designer)
 1994 Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (digital effects designer: CFC)
 1994 Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (digital effects designer)
 1994 No Escape (digital effects designer: CFC)
 1993 Little Buddha (digital special effects: CFC)
 1993 Much Ado About Nothing (digital effects designer - uncredited)
 1992 The Muppet Christmas Carol (visual effects)
 1992 Wuthering Heights (digital effects designer)
 1992 Map of the Human Heart (digital paint artist - uncredited)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Script and Continuity Department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Guinness Surfer (commercial)

Did You Know?

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed