Tribute to Ray Harryhausen

Jan 08, 12 Tribute to Ray Harryhausen

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A tribute piece to Ray Harryhausen. I added a lot of extra goodies to this diorama to help make it more interesting. The bust in the front is of Harryhausen in later years – signed by the master himself. Kit Maker: X-O Facto Tribute to Ray Harryhausen Tribute to Ray Harryhausen Tribute to Ray Harryhausen Tribute to Ray...

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The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

Dec 23, 58 The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

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Sinbad from The 7th Voyage of Sinbad. With his spear in hand Sinbad is ready to hurl it at the Cyclops. Kitmaker: Unknown From Wikipedia: It took Ray Harryhausen 11 months to complete the animation sequences for the film. Harryhausen gave the cyclops a horn, furry goat legs and cloven hooves, an idea based upon the concept of the...

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7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

Dec 23, 58 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

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This scene depicts the classic battle between Sokura’s skeleton and Sinbad.  All masterfully choreographed by the master, Ray Harryhausen. Kit Maker: Monsters in Motion From Wikipedia: The 7th Voyage of Sinbad is a 1958 Technicolor fantasy film released by Columbia Pictures, directed by Nathan H. Juran. It was the first of three...

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The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

Dec 23, 58 The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

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The cyclops from 7th Voyage of Sinbad. From Wikipedia: The 7th Voyage of Sinbad is a 1958 Technicolor fantasy film released by Columbia Pictures, directed by Nathan H. Juran and produced by Charles H. Schneer. It was the first of three Sinbad films made by Columbia which were conceptualized and animated by Ray Harryhausen and which...

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Earth Versus the Flying Saucers (1956)

Jun 01, 56 Earth Versus the Flying Saucers (1956)

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The dead alien from Earth vs the Flying Saucers. This film is what started me on the path I am still on. In 1956, as a lad of 4, I innocently walked into the movie theater to see this film. I walked out permanently changed, amazed at the wonders and possibilities my adolescent mind was thinking. I have never looked back. Kit Maker:...

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