Mr Flibble Talks To... Mighty Joe Flibble
He's the animator responsible for attacking skeletons, marauding aliens and Medussa's ultimate bad hair day. In the first part of our interview with an effects legend, Mr Flibble talks to Ray Harryhausen about Mighty Joe Young, his early days as an animator, and an octopus with missing tentacles.
12 January, 2001
Ray Harryhausen
Mr Flibble's right hand provided by
Andrew Ellard
SPECIAL EFFECTS
Clash of the Titans (1981)
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1974)
The Valley of Gwangi (1969)
One Million Years B.C. (1966)
First Men in the Moon (1964)
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Captain Sinbad (1963)
Mysterious Island (1961)
Three Worlds of Gulliver (1960)
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)
Earth Versus the Flying Saucers (1956)
It Came From Beneath the Sea (1955)
The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
Mighty Joe Young (1949)
PRODUCER
Clash of the Titans (1981)
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1974)
The Valley of Gwangi (1969)
First Men in the Moon (1964)
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1963)
The Story of Little Red Riding Hood (1949)

Ray Harryhausen celebrated his 80th birthday in June 2000 with a surprise party thrown by the Visual Effects Society.