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Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects

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ISBN-10: 0240801083

ISBN-13: 9780240801087

Edition: 1992

Authors: Robert E. McCarthy

List price: $165.00
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Whether you are a working professional, a performance student or just interested in the techniques behind the effects, Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects provides the insights you've been looking for. This text is the comprehensive guide to special effects. many different kinds of effects are covered, including chemicals, pyrotechnics, weapons, levitation and weather. Written by a recognized expert in the field, this book contains over 200 illustrations and diagrams providing in depth coverage of every detail. Case studies and a "behind the scenes" look at the 'The Fisher King' are included.
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Book details

List price: $165.00
Copyright year: 1992
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 6/18/1992
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 208
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.936
Language: English

Rain and water
Chemical effects
Wire flying and levitation
Non-pyrotechnic projectiles
Special effects and stunts
The Gleason Years
The Fisher King