extract movie file from game

Hi!

Is there anyone can tell me how to extract a movie file from the compiled game data?

Well, I found some weird extensions but I can't found *.avi, *.mov or something!

I cannot copy n paste somewhat movie file type and then just rename the extension..!
eduardozAsked:
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Th0r0nCommented:
What game is it? Most of the time movies will either be .cin files, or compressed in WAD or PAK files.

You can get a PAK editor, but again this depends on what the game is.
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eduardozAuthor Commented:
Thanks, I'll try to find that stuff n get some experiments.
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TrueIdiotCommented:
also things are sometimes sored in .mix files. the easiest way to find video is, since it takes up a lot of space, compare the space taken up for each file, find the top ten, and deal with those extentions
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decker12Commented:
Many games these days also compress their video in .BIK files. You can go to:

http://www.radgametools.com 

..and download BINK tools to view and extract those video files. A suprising amount of games use BINK compression these days for their intro movies and (non engine-rednered) cutscenes.
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fcaglayanCommented:
Do you know how to extract the movie files from dune 2000? Its movies are the most enjoyable dune movies i have ever seen and if it is possible i want to extract them.But i can't remember its format know.
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