So that's Rocket Raccoon?!?
We all love big-budget Hollywood movies but in case you’ve ever wondered how they pulled off those CGI-heavy or practical effects-filled scenes, here’s your chance to find out.
The photos we’ve compiled below will show you what some of our favorite films looked like before we saw them on the silver screen. Most of them are actually impressive but take note, some are surprisingly pretty hilarious!
Feel free to scroll down below to see what we mean:
That crowd scene from Star Wars: The Phantom Menace? The people are actually made of 450,000 colorful Q-tips!
Dave Bautista as Drax during a scene with Sean Gunn, brother of director James Gunn, as the live stand-in of Rocket Raccoon. Bradley Cooper provided the voice for the character.
ILM digitally-removed actor Gary Sinise’s legs for Forrest Gump. Stephen Rosenbaum, who worked on the movie’s special effects, said:
“To take off his legs, it was all about background replacement and then tracking in 3D knee caps with bandage. It was pretty straightforward by today’s standards but it certainly shocked a lot of people, including Gary, actually.”
So this is what was inside the glowing briefcase in the movie!
Sometimes we couldn’t help but wonder how these actors kept a straight-face while filming scenes like this.
Rey (Daisy Ridley) and BB-8 in the deserts of Jakku.
This was basically how they filmed the driving scenes in the movie.
Josh Brolin (Thanos) and Zoe Saldana(Gamora) sharing a light moment on the set of Infinity War.
Yes, Chris Hemsworth (Thor) was wearing a fat suit. “Being able to do this new version of Thor, it’s hugely liberating and fun,” the actor said in an interview.
Michael Jordan and a performer standing in for Bugs Bunny.
Someone tried to open the door from the outside. Fortunately, she remembered her dad's tip!
"You know when they say that kids are natural artists? I think she’s the perfect…
Meanwhile, in Australia...
Would you buy this?!
“Please. She died a few days ago. I cannot lose those photos as well.”
Under all the prosthetic makeup is this beautiful woman!