Delightful behind-the-scenes shots.

Frankenstein (1931)


Boris Karloff takes tea.

The Princess Bride (1987)


Now remember, this is for posterity…

The Phantom Menace (1999)


Darth Maul practices his macho moves.

The Matrix Revolutions (2003)


Hugo Weaving is beside himself. (Sorry, wrong movie)

The Revenge of the Sith (2005)


Hayden Christensen as a crispy critter. Notice the blue-screen mask for his stump.

Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)


Harrison Ford, prior to getting nuked in the fridge.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2 (2011)


Ralph Fiennes with CG markings for his snake-nose and other features.

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Man with a Cloak (1951)

Light Test


A lighting technician checks exposure on Barbara Stanwyck and Joe DeSantis.

The Old Wolf has spoken.

5 responses to “Delightful behind-the-scenes shots.

  1. More or less a’propos to Crispy Christensen’s bluescreened arm, one of the things that amazed me most about “Forrest Gump” was not—although that’s what got all the media attention—how they’d mixed Tom Hanks into vintage television clips, but rather how they managed to oh so casually and seamlessly dispose of Lieutenant Dan’s legs, which hardly got a mention anywhere.

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