20 Before And After Visual Effects From Movie Scenes That Look Hilariously Awkward

Whether you’re a purist who enjoys your movies using practical effects or a technology guru who can appreciate computer-enhanced visuals.

We think you’ll come to admire how CGI (computer generated images) have brought some of the most visually stunning movies to life in this before and after gallery.

Could any of our favorite movies and shows look this good without CGI? You be the judge:

1. Game of Thrones

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2. Guardians of the Galaxy

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3. Life of Pi

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4. Pirates of the Caribbean

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5. Twilight Saga: Eclipse

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6. The Hobbit

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7. Alice In Wonderland

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8. Boardwalk Empire

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9. The Dark Knight

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10. The Great Gatsby

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11. The Matrix

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12. Game of Thrones

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13. X-Men: Days of Future Past

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14. The Hobbit

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15. Oz, The Great and Powerful

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16. Alice In Wonderland

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17. The Secret In Their Eyes

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18. The Wolf of Wall Street

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19. Life of Pi

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20. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

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