Check out the Snappers Facial Rig for Maya, (also available for 3ds Max), featuring incredible detail and controls.
Deformation Cleaner is a modifier for 3ds Max that smooths arbitrary deformations of a model without smoothing the original detail.
Thea Render Engine for 3ds Max
Thea is now available as a fully integrated render engine for 3ds Max.
Add a new layer of configurability to 3ds Max with Max Hotbox, a script by Andreas Meissner.