And the voice of Zuul is director Ivan Reitman.
When it was released, The Lion King came under fire when people thought the word “SEX” could be read in a puff of dust during one scene. Animators claimed that the dust actually spells “SFX,” which is a nod to the film’s special effects team.
After a slew of drug related offences, Robert Downey Jr. was a semi-blacklisted celebrity until Kiss Kiss Bang Bang reignited his career
Darth Vader only has 12 minutes of screen time in the original Star Wars.
Ryan Gosling was cast as Noah in The Notebook because the director wanted someone “not handsome.”
Kanye (West) means “the only one” in Swahili.
Worldwide ticket sales for the Saw franchise put it at just shy of a billion dollars, making it the highest earning horror franchise globally.
If you're ever looking to authentically recreate the 'assassin in love with a 12 year old' look, the correct type of plant featured in Luc Besson's gloriously wonderful Leon is an aglaonema.
Pulp members Jarvis Cocker and Steve Mackey and Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood and Phil Selway were four of The Weird Sisters in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Jason Buckle (All Seeing I) and Steven Claydon (Add n to (x)) completed the line up.
Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn failed his driving test eight times.
In Iron Man/Avengers, J.A.R.V.I.S is an acronym for “Just A Rather Very Intelligent System.”
Some Wookie suits were made from human hair.
Jack Black is the son of rocket scientists.
The production of Disney's film Tangled was more expensive than Avatar's production.
The group Abba was originally intended to do the music for The Lion King, but they weren’t available, so Disney went with Elton John.
Movie trailers used to play after the film.
Schwarzenegger was paid approximately US$21 429 for every word he said in Terminator 2.
Sharlto Copley had not acted professionally before District 9 and had no intention of pursuing acting.
When filming Chinatown Jack Nicholson was dating Anjelica Huston, the daughter of his screen nemesis John Huston. She visited the set on the day that her father's character asked Nicolson's Jake Gittes, “Did you sleep with my daughter?”. Awkward.
Kelly Rowland names Whitney Houston as her biggest influence growing up.
While Titanic holds the record for consecutive weeks at the top spot (15), E.T. beats it by one in total weeks at Number One.
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