Nowadays using computer generated imagery (CGI) and special effects is pretty much the norm. The final results may be epically realistic action scenes or mythical creatures coming to life — but things don't look quite as cool during the actual filming process. These goofy and hilarious behind-the-scenes photos are what actors really look like on set.
It must be hard to act so serious when you look so ridiculous.
How do you get the job of wearing a green suit and controlling the Man of Steel's wires?!
You'll never be able to look at the raptors the same way again.
They look more ready to be on an episode of "American Gladiators" than ready to save the world.
Well, now we know that not all of Groot is CGI.
It looks like Emma Watson is definitely trying to stifle a laugh during this scene.
And the Oscar goes to...the man in the blue suit who played the bear!
It takes a lot of green screens to make a big, green Hulk.
You must get a really good thigh workout playing an ape.
This group of pirates couldn't even steal candy from a baby.
Benedict Cumberbatch knows that playing a dragon means go big or go home.
That suit is almost cooler than the one he wears in the film.
Is this a film set or a shot featuring the latest army gear?
We didn't know it was possible for Willem Dafoe's face to look any crazier.
The tiger looks a little blue...must be seasickness?
Good man in a suit, good.
He looks much more snuggly than hugging a robot.