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Encyclopedia > Keith Short

Keith Short (born March 8, 1941) is a sculptor for the feature film industry. Sculptor redirects here. ...


He was born and grew up in Wolverhampton, later moving to London to work as a stone carver on the restoration of Westminster Abbey. The Abbeys western façade The Collegiate Church of St Peter, Westminster, which is almost always referred to as Westminster Abbey, is a mainly Gothic church, on the scale of a cathedral, in Westminster, London, just to the west of the Palace of Westminster. ...


He started on feature films in 1979,working on Ridley Scott's "Alien". Ridley Scott Sir Ridley Scott (born November 30, 1937 in South Shields) is an influential British film director and producer. ... Look up alien in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


During his career he has helped to create several iconic pieces such as the "Batcar" for Tim Burton's 1989 film "Batman", the "Ark" for Steven Spielberg's film "Raiders of the Lost Ark", the Emperor's chair in "Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi" and the "Tree of the Dead" for "Sleepy Hollow (film)". He has been the head of a department of sculptors on many films including Oliver Stone's "Alexander (film)", "The Mummy (1999 film)" and "The Mummy Returns", "Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace", "Mortal Kombat", "The Fifth Element", "The Princess Bride","Willow", "Highlander" and "Greystoke - The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes". Tim Burton as he appears on a book cover. ... The DC Comics superhero Batman (originally and still sometimes referred to as the Batman or the Bat-Man) is a fictional character who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. ... Steven Spielberg Steven Allan Spielberg, KBE (born December 18, 1946) is a four time Academy Award winning American film director (three OSCARS and 1 Lifetime Achievement Award), and among the most successful filmmakers in history. ... Raiders of the Lost Ark, also known as Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark, is a film released by Paramount Pictures in 1981. ... Movie poster Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, is a science fiction film that debuted in 1983, and re-released with changes in 1997 and 2004. ... Sleepy Hollow DVD cover Sleepy Hollow (1999) is a historical horror film interpreting the legend of the Headless Horseman and based loosely around the Washington Irving story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. ... Oliver Stone William Oliver Stone (born September 15, 1946), known simply as Oliver Stone, is an Academy Award-winning American film director. ... Alexander is a 2004 biopic/epic film, directed by Oliver Stone about the life of Alexander the Great. ... The Mummy is a 1999 movie written and directed by Stephen Sommers and starring Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz, with Arnold Vosloo as the reanimated mummy of the title. ... The Mummy Returns is a 2001 movie starring Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, and is directed by Stephen Sommers. ... Film poster for Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace is a 1999 film by George Lucas starring Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, and Jake Lloyd. ... Mortal Kombat is a 1992 fighting game by Midway. ... The Fifth Element (1997) is a science fiction action movie, directed by Luc Besson, starring Milla Jovovich, Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, Ian Holm, Chris Tucker, Indra Ové and Al Matthews. ... The Princess Bride is a 1973 novel by William Goldman, combining elements of comedy, adventure, romance and fairy tale tropes. ... Species About 350, including: Salix acutifolia- Violet Willow Salix alaxensis- Alaska Willow Salix alba- White Willow Salix alpina- Alpine Willow Salix amygdaloides- Peachleaf Willow Salix arbuscula- Mountain Willow Salix arbusculoides- Littletree Willow Salix arctica- Arctic Willow Salix atrocinerea Salix aurita- Eared Willow Salix babylonica- Peking Willow Salix barrattiana- Barratts... Highlander may refer to the following: Persons: A person from the Scottish Highlands A person from the Highlands in Southern Poland: Gorals A person from the central plateaux of Madagascar Film and TV: Highlander (film): Highlander I, II, III & IV: fantasy movies. ... Greystoke - The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes is a 1984 film with Sir Ralph Richardson, Ian Holm, James Fox, Christopher Lambert, Andie MacDowell and Cheryl Campbell. ...


Website links

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Filmography

Stormbreaker is the first novel in the Alex Rider series by author Anthony Horowitz. ... Basic Instinct 2: Risk Addiction (2006) stars Sharon Stone, returning in the role of Catherine Tramell that made her famous in 1992s Basic Instinct. ... Fragile is the fourth album by British progressive rock band Yes. ... Where the Truth Lies is a 2005 dramatic film directed by Atom Egoyan. ... King Arthur is an important figure in the mythology of Great Britain, where he appears as the ideal of kingship in both war and peace. ... Alexander is a 2004 biopic/epic film, directed by Oliver Stone about the life of Alexander the Great. ... Cover of the UK Childrens edition by Bloomsbury Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is the third book in the Harry Potter series of childrens books by J. K. Rowling. ... Die Another Day is the twentieth James Bond film made by EON Productions and the fourth and final film to star Pierce Brosnan as Ian Flemings James Bond. ... The Mummy Returns is a 2001 movie starring Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, and is directed by Stephen Sommers. ... Sleepy Hollow DVD cover Sleepy Hollow (1999) is a historical horror film interpreting the legend of the Headless Horseman and based loosely around the Washington Irving story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. ... The Mummy is a 1999 movie written and directed by Stephen Sommers and starring Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz, with Arnold Vosloo as the reanimated mummy of the title. ... Film poster for Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace is a 1999 film by George Lucas starring Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, and Jake Lloyd. ... Mortal Kombat is a 1992 fighting game by Midway. ... The Saint is a 1997 film based on the character of Simon Templar created by Leslie Charteris in the 1920s for a series of books published as The Saint. ... The Fifth Element (1997) is a science fiction action movie, directed by Luc Besson, starring Milla Jovovich, Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, Ian Holm, Chris Tucker, Indra Ové and Al Matthews. ... GoldenEye is the seventeenth James Bond film and the first to star Pierce Brosnan as Ian Flemings British secret service agent, James Bond. ... The Wind in the Willows is a classic of childrens literature by Kenneth Grahame. ... Luna 1 Justice Department=hiddenStructure style=vertical-align: top; This article is about the comic-book character Judge Dredd. ... Restoration is a 1995 film which tells the story of a doctor on the staff of King Charles II of England, who is ordered to marry the Kings mistress, but finds himself falling in love with her. ... The DC Comics superhero Batman (originally and still sometimes referred to as the Batman or the Bat-Man) is a fictional character who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. ... High Spirits is a collection of short stories by Canadian author Robertson Davies. ... The Adventures of Baron Munchausen is a 1988 film directed by Terry Gilliam, starring John Neville (as the Baron), Sarah Polley, Eric Idle, Jonathan Pryce, Oliver Reed, Uma Thurman, Robin Williams and a great many more. ... The Princess Bride is a 1973 novel by William Goldman, combining elements of comedy, adventure, romance and fairy tale tropes. ... Species About 350, including: Salix acutifolia- Violet Willow Salix alaxensis- Alaska Willow Salix alba- White Willow Salix alpina- Alpine Willow Salix amygdaloides- Peachleaf Willow Salix arbuscula- Mountain Willow Salix arbusculoides- Littletree Willow Salix arctica- Arctic Willow Salix atrocinerea Salix aurita- Eared Willow Salix babylonica- Peking Willow Salix barrattiana- Barratts... Highlander may refer to the following: Persons: A person from the Scottish Highlands A person from the Highlands in Southern Poland: Gorals A person from the central plateaux of Madagascar Film and TV: Highlander (film): Highlander I, II, III & IV: fantasy movies. ... Greystoke - The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes is a 1984 film with Sir Ralph Richardson, Ian Holm, James Fox, Christopher Lambert, Andie MacDowell and Cheryl Campbell. ... Little Shop of Horrors is a 1960 horror film produced by Roger Corman, later adapted as a stage musical and then a 1986 musical film. ... The Dark Crystal is a 1982 fantasy film by Jim Henson and Frank Oz. ... Young Sherlock Holmes (1985), directed by Barry Levinson and written by Chris Columbus, depicts a young Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson meeting and solving a mystery together at a boarding school. ... Movie poster Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, is a science fiction film that debuted in 1983, and re-released with changes in 1997 and 2004. ... Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, first released in the United States on May 23, 1984, is a prequel to the hugely successful action movie Raiders of the Lost Ark. ... Raiders of the Lost Ark, also known as Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark, is a film released by Paramount Pictures in 1981. ... It has been suggested that Saturn 3 (film) be merged into this article or section. ... Life of Brian is a film from 1979 by Monty Python which deals with the life of Brian (played by Graham Chapman), a young man born at the nearly the same time as, and in a manger right down the street from Jesus. ... Look up alien in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...

 
 

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