Definition of 'special effect'
Example sentences containing 'special effect'
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The bigger we get the more special effects we can use. The Sun (2007)His interest in film and special effects was piqued at an early age. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The last chapter of this epic tale surpasses the previous two thanks to superb battle scenes and special effects. The Sun (2006)The special effects are marvellous, but the magic is missing. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It's a gigantic leap for a man who used to do the special effects. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But great fun was clearly had by all, notably the special effects department. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Britain is a world leader in visual special effects and the film industry contributes 4.2 billion to the economy a year. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The special effects are slick. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Better than any Hollywood special effect. Times, Sunday Times (2008)World War using actors and a range of 3-D special effects to add drama. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The film 's special effects may show their age, but as a riveting and emotional slice of history this is second to none. The Sun (2013) FILM: Special effects are the backbone of movies. The Sun (2014)
Translations for 'special effect'
British English: special effect NOUN
In film, special effects are unusual pictures or sounds that are created by using special techniques.
...a horror film with special effects that are not for the nervous.
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