Crossing the Frontier: Making 'The Last Starfighter' (1999)

Crossing the Frontier: Making 'The Last Starfighter', an original documentary with a fascinating look at the creation of the film and its groundbreaking computer-generated visual effects. ... See full summary »

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Michael Matessino

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Cast

Credited cast:
Gary Adelson Gary Adelson ... Himself
Jonathan R. Betuel Jonathan R. Betuel ... Himself
Jim Bissell ... Himself (as James B. Bissell)
Nick Castle ... Himself
Ron Cobb Ron Cobb ... Himself
Gary Demos Gary Demos ... Himself
Lance Guest ... Himself - Host
John Knoll ... Himself
Dennis Muren ... Himself
Jeffery A. Okun Jeffery A. Okun ... Himself
Kevin Rafferty ... Himself
Craig Safan ... Himself
Rick Sternbach Rick Sternbach ... Himself
John Whitney Jr. John Whitney Jr. ... Himself
Larry Yaeger Larry Yaeger ... Himself
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Crossing the Frontier: Making 'The Last Starfighter', an original documentary with a fascinating look at the creation of the film and its groundbreaking computer-generated visual effects. Hosted by star Lance Guest (Alex Rogan) and featuring behind-the-scenes footage and all new interviews with director Nick Castle, production designer Ron Cobb, art director James Bissell, producer Gary Adelson, composer Craig Safan and some of the computer artists who blazed the trail for a new era of effects technology at Digital Productions. Also included are comments from leading artists at Industrial Light and Magic who discuss the historical importance of THE LAST STARFIGHTER in the annals of the visual effects field.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 June 1999 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Sharpline Arts See more »
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References The Last Starfighter (1984) See more »

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