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SFX: The Sci-Fi and Fantasy Magazine - - Reviews -

BRAN­DON LEE The son of Bruce Lee was killed in an on- set gun ac­ci­dent dur­ing the film­ing of The Crow. The film was com­pleted with the help of rewrites, stunt dou­bles and vis­ual ef­fects.

HEATH LEDGER Af­ter Ledger’s death from an ac­ci­den­tal drug over­dose, Terry Gil­liam shared sec­tions of his role in The Imag­i­nar­ium Of Doc­tor Par­nas­sus be­tween Johnny Depp, Colin Far­rell and Jude Law, with the char­ac­ter chang­ing faces when he passed through a magic mir­ror.

AALIYAH Al­though the star of Queen Of The Damned had com­pleted film­ing when she died in a plane crash, some of her lines were in­audi­ble. Her brother Rashad rere­corded the di­a­logue and their voices were com­pos­ited to­gether.

BELA LU­GOSI De­ter­mined not to waste footage of the hor­ror icon af­ter his death of a heart at­tack, Plan 9 From Outer Space di­rec­tor Ed Wood hired his wife’s chi­ro­prac­tor to dou­ble for him, hold­ing a Drac­ula- like cape in front of his face…

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