Making Summer Movie Magic

Special Effects Are the Biggest Stars in Summer Blockbusters

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The parade of summer movies is under way with The Day After Tomorrow. True to form, special effects play a big role.

NPR's Scott Simon talks with Allan Magled, visual effects supervisor for Soho VFX, about the history and magic of his craft.

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