John Bruno and Warren Franklin Discuss X-Men: The Last Stand and The Da Vinci Code

by malducin

John Bruno, who worked at ILM on Poltergeist, and Warren Franklin, who was General Manager at ILM in the 80 and is now President of Rainmaker, have been interviewed for their latest projects, X-Men: The Last Stand and The Da Vinci Code, respectively.

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The San Francisco Gate has an article about the use San Francisco city as a movie locale, especially in X-Men: The Last Stand with comments from John Bruno. VFX Supervisor Roger Guyett also mentions how locales in Los Angeles and Calabasas dubbed for Shanghai and Virginia:

In new 'X-Men' movie, S.F. just a special effect Trend: Virtual locales cheaper than being there