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"Horrible Aging Makeup"

May 26, 2011
Here's an Inventory whose textual daddy you won't find online--only in our book, which you can on Amazon. It's all about the difficult process of making a young actor look old. Hollywood can make us believe that an alien is popping out of somebody's belly, or that somebody's limb has been realistically hacked off. But try and make James Dean or Robin Williams age 50 years, and you're pretty much screwed. Enjoy.