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Top 10 Special Effects in Film

[From TheForce.net, not that I troll Star Wars sites looking to upstage JP or anything]

Ireland Online conducted a poll for the best-ever special effects in a film. The Results?

  1. Star Wars – opening shot (1977)
  2. King Kong – climax (1933)
  3. The Thing – spider head (1982)
  4. Jason and the Argonauts – the skeletons (1963)
  5. Terminator 2: Judgment Day – the T-1000 (1991)
  6. Forbidden Planet – Krell machinery (1956)
  7. The Lord of the Rings trilogy – Gollum (2001-2003)
  8. The Matrix – bullet-time (1999)
  9. Alien – chest burster (1979)
  10. Spider-Man 2 – train fight (2004)
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John DeNardo is the Managing Editor at SF Signal and a columnist at Kirkus Reviews. He also likes bagels. So there.
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