Rick Baker

Rick Baker: "He didn't just move his puppets,

he gave them life, he gave them a soul. 


Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury: "I met his dinosaurs in his garage,

and I said Oh God it's incredible!"

 

Tim BurtonTim Burton: "You always feel the hand of an artist with him".

 

James Cameron

James Cameron: "I love Ray Harryhausen's films.

Those were huge influence on me as a kid." 

 

Randy Cook

Randy Cook: "His legacy is carried in the DNA of so many film fans."


Joe DanteJoe Dante: "That kind of films fascinated me."


Guillermo del Toro

Guillermo del Toro: "Ray created worlds of beauty and creatures

of beauty that were as classical as Doré's gravings."


Terry GilliamTerry Gilliam: "It's like God creating Adam. He takes clay,

and he gives it life, and then it breathes. And Ray did that!"

  

Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson: "His patience, his endurance

has inspired so many of us."

 

JP jeunet

Jean-Pierre Jeunet: "We were a bunch of animation lovers,

fans of Ray Harryhausen."


John Landis

John Landis: "The creatures he made are hugely influencial on

generations of filmmakers who are now making movies."

 

John Lasseter  John Lasseter: "He really becomed one of

the godfathers of dimensionnal animation."

 

Peter Lord

  Peter Lord: "Ray Harryhausen was doing things

that nobody else was doing at that time."


Caroline Munro

Caroline Munro: "Working with Ray Harryhausen was the most

amazing experience for me."

 

Dennis MurenDennis Muren: "Top people in filmmaking today

grew up watching Ray's movies."


Nick ParkNick Park: "I think Ray Harryhausen is really the grandfather

of stop-frame animation."

 

Ken Ralston

Ken Ralston


Henry Selick

Henry Selick: "His monsters have a heart,

his monsters are charming."


Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg: "Ray, you're inspiration goes with us forever…"

 

Phil Tippett

Phil Tippett: "Without Ray Harryhausen, I don't think we would be

in the era we are living now."

 

Doug Trumbull

Douglas Trumbull: "I'm a tremendous admiror

of Ray Harryhausen's work."