CGI has enabled moviemakers to do things that are otherwise unachievable in the real world. Whether that be making a man shoot laser beams out of his eyeballs or turning Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson into a very fake looking plastic scorpion thingy.
It’s come in handy for making things more cost-effective and adding subtle details that help enhance things like practical effects and making Legolas’ eyes blue when Orlando Bloom couldn’t wear contact lenses.
It has also been extremely useful for fixing mistakes. And here’s where it sometimes starts to get a bit silly as some movie makers decide to use it for the most pointless reasons.
So here are 10 Absolutely Pointless Uses of CGI in Hollywood Movies
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