They don't make 'em like they used to anymore… except maybe at Spectral Motion. The practical effects house that brought you Hellboy, Hellboy 2: The Golden Army and X-Men: First Class recently unleashed their magic on the hit R-rated fantasy actioner Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, now available in an Unrated Blu-ray and DVD.
CraveOnline sent William Bibbiani of The B-Movies Podcast to Spectral Motion's headquarters in Burbank to hug Edward the Troll, dance with troll hands on and interview Hansel & Gretel director Tommy Wirkola, Spectral Motion founder Mike Elizalde and Edward himself, actor Derek Mears. You'll get a great look at all the spectacular spectral stuff they have at the Oscar-nominated effects house, including models, animatronics, make-up and robots. Enjoy!