Animatronics reel showcases freakish Hollywood puppets

Special effects designer John Nolan's worked on films like Hellboy 2 and the new Clash of the Titans, and now he's created a neat reel showing off his many cinematic creations. Check out Bubo the owl and other Hollywood monstrosities. » 4/20/11 12:50pm 4/20/11 12:50pm

Even Lost's animators had no idea what the smoke monster was

Did you know that Lost 's smoke monster was voiced by cicadas and the click-clacks of a New York City taxi receipt printer? Also, Smokey's animators had no clue what the foggy beast was when they animated him! » 5/23/10 4:55pm 5/23/10 4:55pm