Ray Kellogg

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Edgar Ray Kellogg
Born(1905-11-15)November 15, 1905
DiedJuly 5, 1976(1976-07-05) (aged 70)
Known forDirector, Producer

Edgar Ray Kellogg (November 15, 1905 - July 5, 1976) was an American special effects artist and film director from Iowa.[1]


During World War II, Kellogg was a US Navy Lieutenant with the O.S.S. Field Photographing Branch[2] where he became acquainted with John Ford.

Following the war Kellogg went to Hollywood working in special effects for 20th Century Fox, eventually heading the unit.[3] He made his debut as a director with The Killer Shrews and The Giant Gila Monster in 1959. Both films would later be parodied in Mystery Science Theater 3000.

He died in Ontario, California of cancer.[1]





  1. ^ a b "Ray Kellogg". IMDb.
  2. ^ "OSS film on Prosecuting Nazi War Criminals, "That Justice Be Done" (1945)". officeofwarinformation.com. Archived from the original on March 4, 2012.
  3. ^ "CinemaScope-What It Is; How It Works". www.widescreenmuseum.com.

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