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Allen Hall (II)

Allen Hall was born May 4, 1946 in Salt Lake City, Utah, the son of a commercial airline pilot. In the early 60s his family relocated to Burbank, California where he came in contact with the film industry living so close to all the major studios. As a result, his interest in films began at an early age. In high school Allen distinguished himself ... See full bio »

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 2016/I The Great Wall (special effects consultant)
 2014 300: Rise of an Empire (special effects coordinator)
 2013 Man of Steel (special effects supervisor: Illinois)
 2012 TalhotBlond (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2011 Zookeeper (special effects coordinator)
 2010 The Town (special effects supervisor)
 2010 Jonah Hex (special effects coordinator: Los Angeles)
 2010 A Nightmare on Elm Street (special effects supervisor: Los Angeles & insert units)
 2009 Flashforward (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- No More Good Days (2009) ... (special effects supervisor)
 2009 Surrogates (special effects supervisor - as Allen L. Hall)
 2008 Valkyrie (special effects supervisor)
 2008 The Eye (special effects supervisor - as Allen L. Hall)
 2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (special effects supervisor)
 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (special effects coordinator: Bahamas - as Allen L. Hall) / (special effects director)
 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (special effects supervisor)
 2005 Elizabethtown (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous (special effects coordinator: additional photography)
 2005 Constantine (special effects coordinator)
 2004 Christmas with the Kranks (supervising special effects coordinator - as Allen L. Hall)
 2003 Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Road to Perdition (special effects coordinator - as Allen L. Hall)
 2001 James Dean (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (special effects coordinator)
 2000 U-571 (special effects coordinator)
 1999/I Ride with the Devil (special effects coordinator)
 1998 Babe: Pig in the City (special effects on set supervisor - as Alan Hall)
 1997 Contact (special effects supervisor)
 1996 The Long Kiss Goodnight (special effects coordinator - as Allen L. Hall)
 1995 Breaking Free (special effects)
 1995 Cutthroat Island (special effects chief)
 1994 Blind Justice (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 1994 Forrest Gump (special effects supervisor)
 1993 Treacherous (special effects coordinator)
 1993 Striking Distance (special effects)
 1993 Wilder Napalm (special effects coordinator)
 1993 Benny & Joon (fire effects coordinator - as Alan Hall)
 1991 Father of the Bride (special effects coordinator)
 1991 For the Boys (special effects coordinator)
 1991 Backdraft (special effects and pyrotechnics creator)
 1990 Meet the Applegates (special effects technician - as Alan Hall)
 1990 Avalon (special effects coordinator - as Allen L. Hall)
 1989 National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (special effects)
 1989 Blind Fury (special effects coordinator)
 1989 Dead Poets Society (special effects coordinator)
 1988 Scrooged (special effects coordinator - as Allen L. Hall)
 1988 Angel III: The Final Chapter (special effects - as Alan Hall)
 1988 Moon Over Parador (special effects foreman - as Alan Hall)
 1988 Vibes (special effects coordinator)
 1988 Mortuary Academy (assistant special effects)
 1987 Stranded (special effects)
 1987 The Untouchables (special effects coordinator)
 1987 Black Widow (special effects)
 1986 The Mosquito Coast (special effects)
 1986 Out of Bounds (special effects coordinator - as Alan Hall)
 1986 Top Gun (special effects coordinator)
 1985 O.C. and Stiggs (special effects)
 1985 Secret Admirer (special effects)
 1984/I Runaway (robotic effectsman)
 1984 Gimme an 'F' (special effects)
 1983 D.C. Cab (special effects supervisor - as Allan Hall)
 1983 The Man with Two Brains (special effects)
 1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes (mechanical special effects)
 1982 Night Shift (special effects)
 1982 Cat People (animated artifacts creator - as Allan Hall)
 1981 Zorro: The Gay Blade (special effects - as Allen L. Hall)
 1980 Popeye (special effects coordinator)
 1979 Love at First Bite (special effects)
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Alan Hall | Allan Hall | Allen L. Hall

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