14 Half-Assed Effects You Didn't Notice in Famous Movies

You'd think that with massive budgets behind them, movies would spare no expense to achieve top notch, realistic effects. It turns out, though, some of the most memorable scenes in cinema history were achieved pretty much by spending a few bucks at the Dollar Store.

We asked our readers to show you some of these scenes, and we tossed some cashola for the best ...

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