The Worst Gifts in Our Favorite Holiday Films

On this IMDbrief, we break down the worst gifts ever given in our favorite holiday movies. For some great gift ideas, check out IMDb's Holiday Gift Guide, curated with the entertainment lover in mind!

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Planet of the Apes Visual Effects
Gangs of New York Visual Effects
Dreamcatcher Visual Effects


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 2008 WALL·E (modeler)
 2006 Cars (layout artist) / (modeler)
 2005 Lenny the Wonder Dog (digital artist)
 2004 Van Helsing (pre-visualisation artist: ILM - uncredited)
 2003 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (pre-visualization artist)
 2003 Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (pre-visualization artist)
 2003 Dreamcatcher (lead pre-visualization artist: ILM)
 2002 Gangs of New York (digital modeler: ILM)
 2002 Men in Black II (conceptual designer: ILM)
 2001 Planet of the Apes (animatic artist: ILM)
 2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (previsualization artist: ILM - uncredited)
 2001 Pearl Harbor (previsualization artist: ILM - uncredited)
 2000 Work in Progress (Short) (3D layout artist)
 2000 Space Cowboys (previsualization artist: ILM - uncredited)
 2000 Titan A.E. (visual effects)
 2000 Mission to Mars (digital artist: ILM)
 1999 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (pre-visualization/effects artist)
 1971 THX 1138 (digital artist - 2004 director's cut, uncredited)
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Worked on an all-digital feature film at ILM called 'Frankenstein' in 1999 as pre-visualization/effects artist, but this project was ultimately abandoned and never finished.

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