Making Play Hands-On with Monster Trucks Movie’s Special FX Coordinator Jim Schwalm

monster trucks movieMonster trucks jump over highway railings in playrooms all too often, but seeing it on the big screen is a spectacle that piques a child’s imagination. This and more mechanical feats can be seen in Paramount Pictures’ “Monster Trucks” movie, which just released on BluRay and DVD this month. We recently sat down with Jim Schwalm, Special FX Coordinator for the film, and talked about how to make play more hands-on for kids, stay safe, and develop their curiosity. I get in on the fun with the truck used in the movie as well. To see the movie, visit their website at The film is also available for download on Itunes and Amazon.

Monster Trucks Movie Jim Schwalm Talks Play With National Pare…

Watch our #DadTalk with Jim Schwalm, Special FX Coordinator from Monster Trucks Movie! We were on the #ParamountLot with the truck from the movie. He gives advice to #Moms and #Dads about how to be more creative with #play and showing #kids how to use their hands to enjoy #monstertrucks and anything that their imagination will allow…Monster Trucks Movie is out on DVD and BluRay April 11th.

Posted by National Parenting Product Awards – NAPPA on Monday, April 10, 2017

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