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- July 20, 2001
Jurassic Park 3
Has Monster Opening
Jurassic Park 3 is expected to continue with huge numbers over the weekend as movie fans disappointed in this summer's offerings look for relief on the same dinosaur island featured in The Lost World.
Also on Wednesday,
Final Fantasy: The Spirit Within saw a massive dip from last Wednesday
when it opened with $5 million. On Wednesday of this week, the movie could
only muster $793,772, a mammoth drop off that will send the movie to an
Fox May Share Ice
Age Distribution with DreamWorks
Ice Age is
being created by Blue Sky Studio and is due in theaters on March 15, 2002.
Warner Bros. Opens
Official Osmosis Jones Website
News Link of the
Day - Filmmaker Having Fun Living an Animated Life
According to the Journal Sentinel in an interview with David Clausen:
"Q: I read an interview with another stop-motion animator, David Allen, who said there is a certain paranoia that hangs over the whole process of stop-motion animation. Could you describe the making of stop-motion film?
A: For every second
of film there are 24 frames, that's 24 still pictures. We take a character
and we have to move him 24 times for every second of film. We start with
a puppet, it's about 12 inches tall, and first we'll plan out what we
want to happen, what the character's feeling. We go through and practice
a shot a few times, and then I work with the animator, and when they feel
confident, they do an actual shot on film..."
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