Surprising Before-and-after Pics Compare Movie Scenes Pre- and Post-Visual Effects

We know that many of today’s movies are filled with visual effects, but it’s rare that we get a behind-the-scenes look at where the acting and makeup ends and technology takes over. Here are just a few comparisons between what the cameras filmed and what you saw in the theater…

Life of Pi

Digital Effects 03

300 — Rise of an Empire

Digital Effects 01

Godzilla

Digital Effects 04

300 — Rise of an Empire

Digital Effects 05

The Avengers

Digital Effects 02

Maleficent

Digital Effects 06

King Arthur

Digital Effects 07

The Life of Pi

Digital Effects 08

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Digital Effects 09

Godzilla

Digital Effects 11

RoboCop

Digital Effects 12

Elysium

Digital Effects 13

The Wolverine

Digital Effects 14

Brick Mansions

Digital Effects 15

A Good Day to Die Hard

Digital Effects 16

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Digital Effects 10

Prometheus

Digital Effects 17

The Avengers

Digital Effects 18

The Chronicles of Narnia

Digital Effects 19

300 — Rise of an Empire

Digital Effects 20

Ender’s Game

Digital Effects 21

Man of Tai Chi

Digital Effects 22

300 — Rise of an Empire

Digital Effects 23

King Arthur

Digital Effects 24

The Avengers

Digital Effects 25

Tron: Legacy

Digital Effects 26

The Prey

Digital Effects 27

300 — Rise of an Empire

Digital Effects 28

The Homesman

Digital Effects 29

RoboCop

Digital Effects 30

Elysium

Digital Effects 31

The Wolverine

Digital Effects 32

The Monuments Men

Digital Effects 33

Ender’s Game

Digital Effects 34

300 — Rise of an Empire

Digital Effects 35

Maleficent

Digital Effects 37

The Chronicles of Narnia

Digital Effects 36

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