30 Blockbuster Movies You Probably Don’t Know Half As Well As You Think.
Are you a movie fanatic like myself? If you are, then you have found the right place. Here are 30 interesting facts about your favorite classics such as Psycho, Die Hard, Terminator to more recent releases like Gone Girl and Gravity.
#1. The Dark Knight Rises
While filming, Anne Hathaway's stunt double crashed into an IMAX camera. The camera was destroyed, and fortunately, no one was hurt.
#2. Gone Girl
For most Hollywood directors, five to ten takes is the average for a scene. Director David Fincher took as many as 50 takes for each scene in 'Gone Girl.'
Most actors are used to having a little downtime between takes. Allegedly, Robert Downey Jr. left jars of his urine on the set of the movie 'Zodiac' as a way to protest director Fincher's excessive takes.
It took 4.5 years to make the movie. The entire film was created as animation first. The process took 2.5 years before they even started shooting scenes with the Bullock and Clooney.
#4. Guardians Of The Galaxy
Director James Gunn didn't want to see Chris Pratt audition. But after being convinced by his assistant, Pratt was able to audition. Gunn says he knew after 30 seconds of Pratt's reading that he was perfect for the role.
#5. Moulin Rouge
The necklace worn by Nicole Kidman in 'Moulin Rouge' was the most expensive piece of jewelry ever made for a film. It was made with 1,309 diamonds, weighing a total of 134 carats and was worth an estimated $1 million.
#6. This Is The End
James Franco wanted his brother Dave to be part of the early party scene, but Rogan rejected the idea. He said he would get killed off early and it would be too depressing.
Page 1 of 5Next ›