Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX

Overview

Ever since the days of Lon Chaney, Sr. special effects make-up has played a crucial role in the history of motion picture cinema. Produced by Starz Inside, this revealing documentary explores the history of special effects make-up through classic movie clips, rare behind-the-scenes photos, and interviews with the filmmakers and artists who have all helped to elevate the uniquely cinematic art form. George A. Romero, John Carpenter, Wes Craven, John Landis, Greg Nicotero, Rob Bottin, Tom Savini, and Howard Berger,...
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Overview

Ever since the days of Lon Chaney, Sr. special effects make-up has played a crucial role in the history of motion picture cinema. Produced by Starz Inside, this revealing documentary explores the history of special effects make-up through classic movie clips, rare behind-the-scenes photos, and interviews with the filmmakers and artists who have all helped to elevate the uniquely cinematic art form. George A. Romero, John Carpenter, Wes Craven, John Landis, Greg Nicotero, Rob Bottin, Tom Savini, and Howard Berger, among others, all share their favorite special effects make-up stories as clips from The Thing, An American Werewolf in London, Day of the Dead, Frankenstein, Planet of the Apes, and more detail just what kind of effects can be achieved when the professionals get involved.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/27/2009
  • UPC: 013138305589
  • Original Release: 2008
  • Rating:

  • Source: Starz / Anchor Bay
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 58:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 40,037

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Quentin Tarantino Participant
Wes Craven Participant
Robert Rodriguez Participant
George A. Romero Participant
Eli Roth Participant
Frank Darabont Participant
John Carpenter Participant
Mick Garris Participant
Josh Brolin Participant
Gregory Nicotero Participant
Howard Berger Participant
Simon Pegg Participant
Rob Bottin Participant
Tom Savini Participant
John Landis Participant
Dick Smith Participant
Technical Credits
Kevin VanHook Director
Andrea Kaufman Producer
Jay Marks Editor
Gregory Nicotero Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX
1. Intro / Main Title [1:38]
2. Chronicling Narnia [3:36]
3. Bodies and 'Bots [3:15]
4. CG or Not CG... That Is the Question [7:10]
5. On the Shoulders of Giants [3:30]
6. Along Came a Splatter... [6:36]
7. The Master of Make-Up: Dick Smith [4:14]
8. It's Tough Getting Old [3:12]
9. Welcome to the Jungle [12:19]
10. Riding With Mavericks: Quentin Tarantino & Robert Rodriguez [9:32]
11. Epilogue [1:29]
12. End Credits [1:38]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX
   Play
   Set Up
      English Subtitles for the Deaf & Hearing Impaired: On
      English Subtitles for the Deaf & Hearing Impaired: Off
   Chapters
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