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Special Effects Magazine
Sci-Fi, Classic Monsters Irregular Magazine from United States
Ceased publication

- First and last issue: 1977-2000
- Covers science-fiction, fantasy, Horror, thrillers and animation.
- Publisher/Editor: Ted A. Bohus.

- Website: www.deadlyspawn.net/spfxmagazine.html

Last updated:
16 January 2013

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There are 10 issues listed in the database

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Covers found: 10
Covers missing: None
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CONTENTS: 1977 1978 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 All GALLERIES: 1977 1978 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 All

Issue 6
MAKING WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Interviews with producer, director, dialog coach, costume designer, stars, and more! By Gene Crowell
CHRIS WALAS Chris talks about his work on Scanners, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Gremlins, Enemy Mine, winning the oscar for The Fly and directing Fly II. By Ted A. Bohus
JOAN WELDON The star of Them! talks about acting, working with giant ants, and opera! By Ted A. Bohus
SEAN McCLORY Them! co-star shoots from the hip. By Tom Weaver
KEVIN McCARTHY From Death of a Salesman to the sci-fi classic Invasion of the Body Snatchers. By Ted A. Bohus
TRIBUTE: Fay Wray We celebrate Fay's 90th Birthday with pictures.
Mad Monster Party A look at the creation of the children's stop-motion classis.--Ronald Dale Garmon

Issue 5
ANN FRANCIS A brief chat with the star of Forbidden Planet and the cult TV series Honey West. By Ted A. Bohus
LYLE CONWAY The effects genius behind Dark Crystal, Return to Oz, The Blob and Little Shop of Horrors. By Ted A. Bohus
DAVID ALLEN Primevals & IMAX King Kong. By Jeff Taylor
JIM DANFORTH: Film Concepts, Screenplays & Stories A Martian Princess, DNA Dinosaur, Giant Apes, Alien Visitors, and Sherlock Holmes.--Jim Danforth
STOP MOTION ANIMATION STUDIO A candid conversation with Brett Piper, who has created some pretty amazing stop-motion effects from his kitchen studio!--Kevin G. Shinnick
MIGHTY JOE YOUNG MODEL KIT A look at the creation of the Mighty Joe Young model kit and Joe Laudati's studio.--MacKenzie Brooks

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