Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Unusal Fact: Harryhausen worked alone on his stop-motion animation sequences, sometimes shooting no more than 13-14 frames of film per day. Because of this, project completion could take upwards of 2 years.
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Bubo is Athena's beloved magical owl. Zeus commands her to send the owl to Perseus to aid him in his quest to save the princess. She refuses, and with the assistance of Hephaestus, she decides to switch the real owl with an exact replica made of brass and iron.
Gentle Giant is producing a 7 inch version of Bubo ... a Limited Edition of only 500 pieces. It will include a Certificate of Authenticity.
Pre-ordering now at Entertainment Earth with release scheduled in June 2007.
Harry Hamlin as Perseus
Judi Bowker as Andromeda
Laurence Olivier as Zeus
Claire Bloom as Hera
Maggie Smith as Thetis
Ursula Andress as Aphrodite
Burgess Meredith as Ammon
Special Effects Creator: Ray Harryhausen
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The set produced by Gentle Giant includes Medusa, the Kraken & Calibos which are all rotocast and stand 9 inches tall.
Medicom Toy continues its line of Real Action Heroes with this Limited Edition 1:6 Scale [12 inch] figure. Medicom's RAH line has one of the most poseable bodies on the market today.
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