‘Mama’ Motion Test Featurette

Watch how Javier Botet’s unique movements brought ‘Mama’ to life in director Andres Muschietti’s box office hit.

Universal Pictures' horror-thriller Mama took the top spot at the box office last weekend, taking in an impressive $28.1 million. The studio has released an intriguing behind-the-scenes video that shows fans how Mama herself came to life. This motion test reveals actor Javier Botet's unorthodox movements that, combined with prosthetics, makeup, and CGI hair, brought this creepy character to the silver screen in director Andres Muschietti's captivating thriller.

Mama was released January 18th, 2013 and stars Jessica Chastain, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Megan Charpentier, Isabelle NĂ©lisse, Daniel Kash, Javier Botet, Jane Moffat, Morgan McGarry. The film is directed by Andres Muschietti.

Sources: Universal Pictures

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Comments (6)

  1. ROFLitschristian

    Haha, but in all seriousness, that's super f*cking creepy. Wish they would've stuck with something live-action than that CGI crap we got in the final product.

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  2. ROFLitschristian

    Not the best thing to watch at 2 am, but YOLO right?

    2 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag

  3. The Knight Has Risen

    It's an actor.

    2 years agoby @thehost91Flag

  4. Cartman

    @QuintsSharkShop - guess i have eyes... I can see an actress, also a complete puppet...,,, they've tried both....

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  5. QuintsSharkShop

    Thats an actor not a puppet, the text about even say it.

    2 years agoby @QuintsSharkShopFlag

  6. Cartman

    i kno its a puppet and i kno der are ppl controlling it - still the video is very scary... im all alone and its 12.41 am....

    2 years agoby @c-a-r-t-m-a-nFlag

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