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Ray Harryhausen: The Early Years Collection (2005)

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Credited cast:
Ray Harryhausen ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Forrest J. Ackerman ... Himself
Jim Aupperle Jim Aupperle
Rick Baker
Craig Barron
Doug Beswick Doug Beswick
Ray Bradbury
John Bruno
Bob Burns
Tim Burton ... Himself
Mark Caballero Mark Caballero ... Himself
James Cameron
Charles Chiodo Charles Chiodo
Edward Chiodo Edward Chiodo
Stephen Chiodo Stephen Chiodo
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English

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17 January 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El inicio de Ray Harryhausen See more »

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An Amazing Animation Anthology
23 March 2005 | by BijouBob8mmSee all my reviews

This double DVD set of Harryhausen's early work is a great collection. DVD 1 gives us all of Ray's fairy tales, including the recently completed TORTOISE AND THE HARE, and all have been restored (both in terms of picture quality and, in some cases, length), allowing us to see the complete versions of each short, with richer detail and color than ever before. In addition, we are also treated to early animation tests and experiments (some never before shown to the public). DVD 2 contains interviews, stills and art gallery, a reunion of Ray's Harryhausen & Bradbury, along with Forrest J. Ackerman, and footage showing Ray receiving his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. All in all, about 4 hours of material for stop-motion fans. Now if only someone would release the 1986 Harryhausen documentary ALIENS, DRAGONS, MONSTERS & ME.


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