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(Edit: This thread has been un-sticky at the posters request - Craig)
These links were collected from the forums, I didn't find any of them, just added them all in to this post to make them easier to find.
They have all been checked to make sure they work as of 19th June 2001 or the date they were posted on the forum since then.
If you are looking for 3d resource links, please check out another post here
http://www.scriptwritingsecrets.com/contents.htm - Script Writing Tutorial
http://www.cyberfilmschool.com/columns/deemer_2.htm - Script Writing Tutorial
http://www.wordplayer.com/ - Script Writing Tips
http://www.filmmaker.com/files/ - Script Writing Software
Chroma Keying (aka blue/green screening)
http://visualeffects.net/effectsguide/tutorial/Compositing.html - What it is, how to light a blue screen etc.
http://www.techtv.com/interact/netcamnetwork/story/0,23350,2230116,00.html - Blue screen tutorial for MGI VideoWave II,
http://www.studiocreations.com/howto/index.html - How to make star wars costumes and weapons.
http://www.ebay.com - If you're looking for cheap props.
http://www.jedi-academy.com/lightsabermain.html - How to make lightsabre handles.
Good for Obi Wan Replica Costumes. - Thanks to Haichi321
Good for creating Jedi Garb. - Thanks to Haichi321
http://www.theforce.net/theater/production/tumble_tutorial/index.shtml - Sword/Saber Choreography Help - Thanks to Hajiku_Flip & bigjgrimz
http://www.clevelandfx.com/index2.html - Low budget effects/props
http://www.geocities.com/droidboy - Making R2 props. - Thanks to TMM
http://www.alamdv.com - Alamdv of course
http://www.exposure.co.uk/eejit/blood/index.html - Blood & Bullets for No-Budget movies
http://www.exposure.co.uk/eejit/blood/blood.html - How to make fake blood.
http://www.nccinema.ch/esfx11.html - How to do that matrix move that everyone wants
http://www.bctv.net/telcom/tel40text/sugarglass.html - How to make sugarglass
http://flashpages.prodigy.net/danlogan/Movies/bullettime.html - Step by step how to do bullet time. Thanks to andrewlogan.
http://www.findsounds.com - Sounds search engine
http://www.digitalwav.net - Mostly tv/film sounds but some sound effects too.
http://www.partnersinrhyme.com/soundfx - Massive list of sound FX
http://theforce.net/theater/postproduction/soundfx/ - Star wars sounds
http://www.sounddogs.com - More Sounds. Thanks nitroviper007
http://www.littlemusicclub.com/ - More Sounds. Thanks nitroviper007
Maybe a little too much towards dvd ripping but still useful for info on compressing
http://www.tmpgenc.net/ - The best (and free) mpg1 and mpg2 encoder. Thanks BDOG
http://www.virtualdub.org - Fre program to let you recompress clips, combine and split video and audio streams, that sort of thing.
http://www.filmfestivals.com/index.shtml - Big list of film festivals.
http://www.guygraphics.com - easy to upload, film chart, sell all sorts of video gear. Thanks to b4uask30male
http://www.getoutthere.bt.com ( win prizes for best films, huge viewer base). Thanks to b4uask30male
http://www.freestockfootage.com - Does exactly what it says on the tin
http://www.neato.com/neato_product1.asp?mscsid=SA1UAJRL50WG8GVCMEE888TMP0S8ED65&class%5Fid=%5FVIDEOSLEEVE - Print your own video sleeves - Thanks to bigjgrimz
Hope this helps someone, and if you know of any other useful links then post them in this topic and i'll add them to the main post.
Now maybe people will read this before posting the same questions over and over again