John K. Stirber is known for his work on Armageddon (1998), Jumper (2008) and Waterworld (1995). See full bio »

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Known For

Armageddon Visual Effects
Jumper Visual Effects
Waterworld Visual Effects
Serenity Special Effects


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 2018 Journey to Royal (Documentary) (special effects supervisor) (post-production)
 2012 The Last Push (special effects)
 2008 Jericho (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- Patriots and Tyrants (2008) ... (special effects supervisor - as John Stirber)
 2008 Rambo (special effects supervisor: miniatures - as John Stirber)
 2006 Ask the Dust (special effects supervisor - as John Stirber)
 2005 Taylor (special effects supervisor)
 2005 Flightplan (special effects supervisor: model unit - as John Stirber)
 2005 Serenity (special effects supervisor - as John Stirber)
 2002 The Deluge (Short) (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Stuart Little 2 (special effects coordinator)
 2002/I First Light (Short) (special effects)
 1994 Witch Hunt (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor: Stetson)
 1994 The Pagemaster (special effects assistant: live action)
 1994 Cabin Boy (special effects foreman)
 1993 Silent Tongue (special effects)
 1992 Thunderheart (special effects coordinator)
 1992 Roadside Prophets (special effects)
 1992 Broadway Bound (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1991/I Diplomatic Immunity (special effects assistant - as John Stirber)
 1990 Dances with Wolves (first assistant special effects)
 1990 Dick Tracy (special effects - as John Stirber)
 1989 After Midnight (special effects assistant - as John Stirber)
 1989 Winter People (special effects - as John Stirber)
 1988 Journey to the Center of the Earth (special effects supervisor - as John Stirber)
 1987 Million Dollar Mystery (special effects coordinator - as John Stirber)
 1986 Stewardess School (special effects coordinator - as John Stirber)
 1985 Red Sonja (special effects)
 1984 Dune (special effects flying unit chief - as John Stirber)
 1984 Conan the Destroyer (special effects supervisor)
 1982 The Thing (special effects assistant - as John Stirber)
 1981 Heartbeeps (additional special effects - as John Stirber)
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Alternate Names:

John Stirber

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