Tag Archives: special effects

Maleficent Trailer Released

The new trailer for Disney’s Maleficent has been released and it looks fantastic. From what we can tell Angelina Jolie is as icy and evil as we thought she would be, but there is a layer of curious sentiment involved … Continue reading

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How’d They Do That: ILM releases Special Effects Video for Marvel’s The Avengers

In celebration of their Oscar nod, the fine folks at Industrial Light and Magic Visual FX (now a part of The Walt Disney Company thanks to the Lucasfilm acquisition) have released a special video highlighting how many of the special … Continue reading

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Aladdin Accident Video – Flipped Flying Carpet Stops Show

On September 25th at the 4:50 pm show of Aladdin – A Musical Spectacular at California Adventure there was a frightening malfunction of the flying carpet effect during the show. Thankfully, redundant safety systems prevented any real injury, but the … Continue reading

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Entering the World of Tron

Disney has released a short featurette that goes behind the scenes on TRON: Legacy and looks at how the world of Tron was created for the film: TRON: Legacy opens nationwide December 17, 2010

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Walter Cronkite soft shoes for TRON

ProgressCity USA has uncovered one of the more unique moments in Disney history. A 1982 promotional clip featuring Walter Cronkite exploring the technology behind the special effects involved in the movie TRON. There’s a section where Cronkite is inserted TRON-like … Continue reading

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