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I'm probably one of the best people to answer this since I did the editorial prep for the trailer, and worked on the feature. (Zack has had us, the feature crew, involved in his trailers since 300. As was mentioned, more typically, feature crews aren't involved in trailers.) Zod's dialog was taken directly from the feature dialog stem. In the film, Zod is ...


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Interesting question and keen observation. I wonder if it could be an issue with the upload/conversion to YouTube format. Also, totally off-topic observation, but I just love that synth (40 seconds in) in the music from that trailer.


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i had to do a similar thing whilst in University. The best advice i can give you is to listen critically to what you are trying to recreate. Try and work out how these sounds are achieved, and what they could be obtained from. Then experiment recording different mechanical and electrical sounds; printers, windows, microwaves, oven doors slamming literally ...


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The harshness of the compression is similar to API's boxes. It might be one, although I never can remember the number of model. The cool "damaged" sound are most certainly an artifact from (very likely Cedar) noise-reduction, EQ, and probably a mild distorsion to make it pop in the trailer. It's pretty safe to say it will sound different in the final film. ...


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Unfortunately, music can be very unforgiving when it comes to cutting/splicing... Avoid cutting in the middle of a musical phrase. There are some exceptions, but generally, the only way to make this work is to use the second half from an identical-ish phrase. Make sure your splices don't break the tempo. The human brain is very adept at recognizing patterns,...


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You could try to add FX like an explosion or swoosh when changing from 1 scene to another one. This will mask the transition thus making it less obvious to hear.


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I'm going to defer to Tim Prebble's answer here: Jurassic Park - Classic Roar Especially so because you mention that this is homework. Good luck!


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If you're a Sound Designer of a movie, do you have total supervision over what the trailer sounds like?


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Hi there, Another good link on how they got some of the sounds for the film is: http://www.soundworkscollection.com/news/why-the-iron-man-3-sound-department-went-to-toys-r-us Quite an interesting article on how they got the sounds for the characters. Good luck


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