Practical effects are a thing of the past. The days where studios would spend millions on building sets and using animatronics to wow the audience has given way to CGI. Movie enthusiast have had disdain about the use of CGI and how it’s negatively affecting movies. But when visual effects are truly used the right way the viewer never even notices. The story and characters are what make movies special and when integrated correctly with CGI, the story moves seamlessly.