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  1. Vilmos Zsigmond, 'Close Encounters' Cinematographer, Dies at 85

    10:56 am 1/3/2016

    A master of cinematography, he contributed to films by Robert Altman, Steven Spielberg, Michael Cimino and Woody Allen.Read more

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  2. Future of Film: VFX Legend Douglas Trumbull's Plan to Save the Movies

    9:00 am 9/2/2014

    The 72-year-old, who's best known for his work on '2001: A Space Odyssey,' says he's figured out how to win the battle against big TVs and smartphones — from a studio on his farm in the BerkshiresRead more

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  3. Richard Dreyfuss Wants to Play Apartheid President F. W. de Klerk

    6:44 pm 12/6/2013

    The "Jaws" star insists the negotiations between South Africa's last president and Nelson Mandela saved a nation from civil war. Read more

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  4. Mirage Men: Film Review

    6:57 am 6/13/2013

    Tantalizing documentary suggests UFO folklore was deliberately fabricated under a U.S. psychological warfare program.Read more

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  5. VES Honoree and Effects Guru Douglas Trumbull on How Technology, Spectacle Can Rescue Hollywood

    6:43 pm 2/8/2012

    At the Visual Effects Society’s 10th annual awards ceremony on Feb. 7, THR sat down for a lengthy chat with Trumbull about his award, which he sees as a symbol that at least a few of his industry colleagues are paying attention to his technological crusade.Read more

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  6. Douglas Trumbull to Receive VES Georges Méliès Award

    1:04 pm 10/11/2011

    VFX pioneer's credits include "2001: A Space Odyssey" and "Blade Runner."Read more

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