The Secret Science Behind Movie Stunts & Special Effects

The Secret Science Behind Movie Stunts & Special Effects

Book - 2007
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Steve Wolf has been shot, set on fire, tossed from buildings;he's even fallen from mountains. During 20 years of stunt and special effects coordinating, Wolf hasnbsp;worked on movies thatinclude Tom Cruise'snbsp;The Firm, Tom Hanks'nbsp;Cast Away, and Paramount'snbsp;Hustle and Flow. He's engineered effects forAmerica's Most Wanted,nbsp;Law and Order,nbsp;David Letterman, and Whitney Houston,nbsp;and holds world records for zip lines and explosions. Much of his work looks dangerous, but in his fun and educational book nbsp;Wolf revealsnbsp;how everything's done safely using simple school science. You'll understand the physical science that goes into movie work, and appreciate how learning science can open doors to exciting careers.
Publisher: New York, NY : 2007
ISBN: 9781602390409
Branch Call Number: JNF 778.5345 WOLF
Characteristics: 192 p. : ill. ; 22 cm


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