Special effects legend Stan Winston has died

Special effects legend Stan Winston passed away Sunday night, after a seven-year struggle with multiple myeloma. He was 62 years old. I’ll let Quint’s write-up over at AICN go into more depth about it, but Winston’s unparalleled make-up and creature effects work was showcased in Aliens, the Predator movies, all of the Terminator films (including the upcoming sequel), all of Jurassic Park movies, and — of course — his most recent blockbuster, Iron Man, among many, many others.

He was in a league of his own, and movies will never be the same again.

Posted on June 16, 2008 at 12:21 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink
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  1. Written by Tom Brazelton
    on 2008-06-16 at 12:55

    No no no no no!!!


  2. Written by Frank
    on 2008-07-04 at 21:59

    …damn at one time in my life i considered traveling to his studios and begging to apprentice with him

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