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Phil Tippett created 1 movies in the Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi genres.
Phil Tippett didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 3.5.
A dinosaur species is named after him: Elaphrosaurus philtippettorum. "Elaphrosaurus" means "light lizard" and was probably a ceratosaur; the humerus bone found in Colorado was named by Stephan Pickering in 1995. (The name does not quite conform to dinosaur-naming protocols: it should have been Elaphrosaurus philtippetti.)
Is the inventor of the Stop-Motion technique called Go-Motion.
Founder of Tippett Visual Effects Studio in Berkley, CA, One of the leading visual effects houses specializing in 3D CGI character animation.
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