Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) played a minor role in Spielbergs 1998, Saving Private Ryan.
There is a sound effect called the Wilhelm Scream that has been used in over 200 movies and TV shows since 1951.
Ke$ha is terrified of ghosts.
When a 10-year-old girl with cancer was too sick to see Up, Pixar flew an employee to her house with a DVD of the movie. She died seven hours after her private screening.
There's a 20 year age gap between Sam Neill and Laura Dern in Jurassic Park, with Laura aged only 26 during filming.
Showgirls still holds the record for most Razzie (anti-Oscars) nominations with 13. Paul Verhoeven was the first director to collect the award for Worst Picture in person.
In 1982, Spileberg's kids classic stayed in the US top ten for ten months.
Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn called Irreversible director Gasper Noe midshoot for advice on how to successfully shoot a 'head smashing' scene.
Matt Damon had to lose 40 pounds for the movie Courage Under Fire.
Ripley (or at least her clone) finally makes it back to Earth in a deleted scene for Alien: Resurrection.
The word “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” actually predates its use in Mary Poppins.
The movie industry relocated from New York to LA to escape from Thomas Edison's patents.
The word "mafia" is never mentioned in the film version of The Godfather because the actual mafia demanded it.
The word “Nigger” is said exactly 113 times in Quentin Tarantino’s, Django Unchained.
Ron Jeremy, the pornstar was an extra in Ghostbusters.
28 Days Later was filmed on a Canon XL-1 DV camera using mini-DV tapes instead of 35mm film.
Shooting for No Country For Old Men was interrupted for a day due to a smoke cloud from the set of There Will Be Blood, which was also filming in the area.
Harry Potter books were translated from British to American English.
Alred Hitchcock's Psycho was the first American film to show a toilet flushing.
The creators of The Lion King have been accused of lifting elements from an anime series from the 1960s called Kimba the White Lion.
Brad Pitt was banned from China for his role in the movie "7 Years in Tibet."
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