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Michael Lantieri

Michael Lantieri was born on Friday 13th - in August 1954 and went to school in Los Angeles with actor-director Ron Howard, wanting to be in films from an early age though as a director. However he went to work in the special effects department of Universal studios staying for ten years and working on the likes of 'Buck Rogers' and 'Battlestar ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 29 nominations. See more awards »

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Jurassic Park Special Effects
Minority Report Special Effects
Flight Special Effects


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 2022 Jurassic World Dominion (special dinosaur effects)
 2018 The Darkest Minds (special effects supervisor)
  Westworld (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 10 episodes, 2018) (special effects coordinator - 10 episodes, 2016)
- The Passenger (2018) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Vanishing Point (2018) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Kiksuya (2018) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Les Écorchés (2018) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Phase Space (2018) ... (special effects supervisor)
 2018 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (special dinosaur effects)
 2017 Bad Attitude (puppets)
 2017 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul (special effects supervisor)
 2016 Keeping Up with the Joneses (special effects supervisor)
 2016 The Last Tycoon (TV Series) (special effects supervisor)
 2015 Secret in Their Eyes (special effects supervisor)
 2015 Harbinger Down (spx consultant)
 2015 Jurassic World (special dinosaur effects)
 2015 San Andreas (special effects supervisor: Los Angeles)
 2014 Ride Along (special effects supervisor)
 2013 Escape Plan (special effects supervisor)
 2013 The Congress (special effects supervisor)
 2012/I Flight (special effects supervisor)
 2012 The Master (special effects coordinator)
 2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love. (special effects supervisor)
 2011 Larry Crowne (special effects supervisor)
 2011 Mars Needs Moms (special effects supervisor)
 2010/I Alice in Wonderland (special effects supervisor)
 2009 A Christmas Carol (special effects supervisor)
 2009 Land of the Lost (special effects supervisor)
 2009 The Macabre World of Lavender Williams (Short) (special effects supervisor)
 2009 Hotel for Dogs (special effects coordinator)
 2008 Get Smart (special effects supervisor)
 2008 Superhero Movie (special effects supervisor)
 2008 The Spiderwick Chronicles (special effects supervisor)
 2007 Beowulf (special effects coordinator)
 2006 Superman Returns (Video Game) (special effects)
 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (special effects supervisor)
 2006 Superman Returns (special effects: additional photography, Los Angeles)
 2006 Monster House (special effects consultant)
 2004 A Series of Unfortunate Events (special effects supervisor)
 2004 The Polar Express (special effects coordinator)
 2004 The Terminal (special effects supervisor)
 2004 Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2003 House of Sand and Fog (special effects coordinator)
 2003 Seabiscuit (special effects coordinator)
 2003 Hulk (special effects supervisor)
 2002 Minority Report (special effects supervisor)
 2001 Jurassic Park III (special effects consultant)
 2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (special effects supervisor)
 2000 The 6th Day (special effects supervisor)
 1999 Snow Falling on Cedars (special effects supervisor: Los Angeles tank crew)
 1999 The Astronaut's Wife (special effects supervisor)
 1999 Wild Wild West (special effects supervisor)
 1998 Deep Impact (special effects coordinator)
 1998 Paulie (special effects coordinator - uncredited)
 1997 Mousehunt (special effects)
 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park (special dinosaur effects)
 1996 Mars Attacks! (special effects supervisor)
 1996 Matilda (special effects supervisor)
 1995 The Indian in the Cupboard (special effects)
 1995 Congo (special effects supervisor)
 1995 Casper (special effects supervisor)
 1995 Mr. Payback: An Interactive Movie (Video Game) (special effects)
 1994 The Flintstones (special effects supervisor)
 1993 Jurassic Park (special dinosaur effects)
 1993 Alive (special effects consultant)
 1992 Dracula (special mechanical effects supervisor)
 1992 Death Becomes Her (special effects supervisor)
 1991 Hook (special effects supervisor)
 1990 Back to the Future Part III (mechanical effects supervisor)
 1989 Back to the Future Part II (special effects supervisor)
 1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (special effects supervisor: USA - as Mike Lantieri)
 1988 Twins (special effects coordinator)
 1988 Caddyshack II (special effects supervisor)
 1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit (special effects supervisor: USA)
 1988 Moving (special effects)
 1987 The Witches of Eastwick (special effects supervisor - as Mike Lanteri)
 1986 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (special effects supervisor)
 1986 Back to School (special effects supervisor)
 1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side (special effects coordinator)
 1985 My Science Project (mechanical effects)
 1985 Fright Night (special effects)
 1984 Thief of Hearts (special effects)
 1984 The Woman in Red (key special effects)
 1984 The Last Starfighter (special effects)
 1983 Flashdance (special effects)
 1983 Blue Thunder (special effects electronics - uncredited)
 1981 Heartbeeps (remote operator: Phil - as Mike Lanteri)
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