PROMETHEUS: David & The Engineer's Animatronic Severed Heads

PROMETHEUS: David & The Engineer's Animatronic Severed Heads

Ridley Scott's return to science-fiction, Prometheus, was full of stunning computer-generated visuals, but it's animatronic heads that special effects artist Gustav Hoegen built, that are really impressive. Hit the jump to check out his amazing showreel.

In the distant future, two superpowers control Earth and fight each other for all the solar system's natural resources. When one side dispatches a team to a distant planet to terraform it for human colonization, the team discovers an indigenous race of bio-mechanoid killers. Ridley Scott, director of 'Alien' and 'Blade Runner,' returns to the genre he helped define. With PROMETHEUS, he creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.

Prometheus, is directed by Ridley Scott and stars: Charlize Theron, Idris Elba, Logan Marshall-Green, Noomi Rapace, Guy Pearce, and Michael Fassbender. The film is now available on Blu-Ray and DVD.

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Funsize - 11/23/2012, 5:13 PM
disappointing movie but cool heads
Starlight - 11/23/2012, 5:35 PM
THAT is Da' SHIT ! CGI could NEVER look like that....
CoulsonLives - 11/23/2012, 5:46 PM
Make Rocket Raccon like this!
CoulsonLives - 11/23/2012, 5:47 PM
ManofSteel23 - 11/23/2012, 6:15 PM
thats [frick]ing brilliant!!!!!
DrRockso - 11/23/2012, 6:22 PM
So, he made an animatronic erection for Your Highness? That's awesome.
OptimusPrimeTime - 11/23/2012, 6:34 PM
Awesome animatronics. Very well done. Although I don't see this working as well for R. raccoon. I stand by my previous idea of having a very nimble midget do it in a mo-cap suit.
GodzillaKart - 11/23/2012, 6:36 PM
Fantastic visual effects.

Stupidest movie in a decade.

Beautiful and stupid.

Dangerous combo.
siggisuperman - 11/23/2012, 7:40 PM
That is amazing, saw it on reddit weeks ago... This guy for Star Wars VII
yourdaddy - 11/23/2012, 9:19 PM
ridley scott needs a better writer...
ComradeGrey - 11/23/2012, 10:11 PM
Ridley Scott needs the shitty studio to back the [frick] off.
FOOM - 11/24/2012, 1:07 AM
Nice. Prometheus gets better with repeat viewings once you've dumped your expectations.
figuresmaniac - 11/24/2012, 1:22 AM
I want to see a star wars movie using that!
datNAMEtho - 11/24/2012, 2:26 AM
Amazing! What's the music?
GUNSMITH - 11/24/2012, 2:46 AM
AztecRainGod - 11/24/2012, 4:16 AM
Thats kind of absolutely amazing.
Natetrix79 - 11/24/2012, 4:25 AM
That was F'n Awesome!!!!!
jimoakley666 - 11/24/2012, 6:57 AM
They are freakishly cool.
DarthDan - 11/24/2012, 8:44 AM
I 2nd the notion of Gustav for the new Star Wars movies!!!!
PapaEmeritus - 11/24/2012, 9:07 AM
@Godzillafart, let me guess: you're a christian, right?
DioFoRio - 11/24/2012, 9:27 AM
[email protected]..It's not a matter of religion. That movie was stupid. The original script kept in tact would have been better. It's not a religious thing, it's a bad script thing. The movie sucked ....Stupid but Beautiful.
OptimusPrimeTime - 11/24/2012, 1:58 PM
Stupid and beautiful.

Sounds like my kinda girl.
Jolt17 - 11/24/2012, 10:43 PM
Holy crap, that was unreal. Unbelievable...simply amazing. Wow.

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