The latest addition includes a Star Trek into Darkness package which includes five new FX straight from the film.
The latest addition includes a Star Trek into Darkness package which includes five new FX straight from the film.

Look out Lego, incoming missile at 12 o’clock

FANCY the idea of creating Hollywood-style movie effects in a matter of seconds?

How about filming the boss and the simulating a missile strike on him?

Action Movie FX from Bad Robot Interactive is just the app for you.

Last year's App of the Year lets you quickly add effects like an avalanche, missile attack, car smash or robot invasion to your home video. You simply shoot at least five seconds of video and then add the effect.

The app is free and comes with a number of effects. You can also purchase others.

The latest addition includes a Star Trek into Darkness package which includes five new FX straight from the film.

My eight-year-old son shot a movie on the iPad using toy characters which looked really cool, while sending a missile to blow up the pile of Lego in the lounge room was very therapeutic.

Hours of fun was had in the office blowing up the boss as well.


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