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Ray Harryhausen

Animator and Special Effects Director
28 June 1920 to 6 May 2013

An influential figure in movie special effects, Harryhausen scored an early credit on Mighty Joe Young (1949) and built his reputation with work in The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958), The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960), Jason & The Argonauts (1963) and Clash of the Titans (1981) among many others.

- Read Ray Harryhausen's Guardian obituary here