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The Last Starfighter (1984)

The Last Starfighter was directed by Nick Castle this video shows a trailer of The Last Starfighter film and features some of the first CGI special effects within it. Ron Cobb was the guy in charge of the whole 27 minutes of the special effects created within this film. Instead of the common pattern of 2D models being used The Last Starfighter included 3D digital models taking one of the first modernising steps. Live action and 3D animation were combined in order to give The Last Starfighter is incredible special effects of its time.

Feature image taken from:

http://www.trekmate.org.uk/treknobabble-episode-2-the-last-starfighter/

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This entry was posted on January 6, 2014 by in Research and tagged .
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