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Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible (2010)

The story of Industrial Light and Magic - the special effects company started to create Star Wars - is told via clips (Iron Man, Star Trek, Jurassic Park) and interviews (George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard, more).

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Leslie Iwerks
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Cruise ... Narrator (archive footage)
George Lucas ... Self
Steven Spielberg ... Self
Ron Howard ... Self
Jon Favreau ... Self
J.J. Abrams ... Self
Jerry Bruckheimer ... Self
Samuel L. Jackson ... Self
Robin Williams ... Self
Seth Green ... Self
John Lasseter ... Self
Ed Catmull ... Self
Jim Morris ... Self
John Dykstra ... Self
Richard Edlund ... Self
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A look over the incredible work of ILM and how they revolutionised the way we see film with the introduction and advances of CGI or Computer Generated Image. This documentary takes us from the incredible start of effects to creating Star Wars and then advance to really demonstrate how it can be blended in with Jurassic Park to now a culture of films that can't avoid the technology and is another tool for the directors belt. Written by Tim Burgess

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Steven Spielberg: From the sublime to the ridiculous; from E.T. to the Amazing work they did on The Transformers, ILM loves to find different ways of telling stories visually.
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Features Iron Man (2008) See more »

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Very good, inspirational & informative documentary not sure what's up other reviews hating on it
29 April 2019 | by UniqueParticleSee all my reviews

This is fascinating, tranquil & great information I never knew before! Don't know what's wrong with it; I absolutely love learning about movie magic!


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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 November 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Industrial Light & Magic: Creando lo imposible See more »

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