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Oscar-winning visual effects montage


We're mere weeks away from the Oscars and while everyone's blathering on about who'll win the acting categories, spare a thought for the hotly contested race for Best Visual Effects.

Our money's on Gravity but as this incredible video shows, some rather unlikely films have nabbed the award in the past. What Dreams May Come anyone?

A rather talented cinephile called Nelson Carvejal has assembled clips from every winner of the award and shows just how much things have changed.

(Images: All Star)



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