50 Best Movie Special Effects
46. Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006)
The Effect: Davy Jones (Bill Nighy) comes after Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) to collect his soul.
Why So Impressive: The animators took Nighy’s motion captured performance and transformed into him into half-man, half-octopus, with an impressively mobile tentacled face.
Geek Fact: The starting point for Davy Jones’ skin was a coffee-stained Styrofoam cup.