In the original script "Rocky" ended with Rocky throwing the fight and opening a pet store for Adrian with the money he made.
Fantasia (1940) was originally a short called The Sorcerers Apprentice, but Walt Disney overspent on the score and decided to make it feature length film rather than waste money.
The first use of animatronics was the robin that whistles a duet with Julie Andrews in Mary Poppins. A series of wires going up her dress were used to animate the bird. Its movements were so realistic that critics were baffled as to how it worked exactly.
Carrie Fisher never wore a bra with this costume.
Harry Potter's author J.K. Rowling lost her billionaire status because she donated so much of her money to charity.
As a child, Jim Carrey wore tap shoes to bed just in case his parents needed cheering up in the middle of the night.
It would take about 9.4 million balloons to lift Carl’s house in Up.
Dick Van Dyke’s accent coach during Mary Poppins was Irish, and according to Van Dyke, “didn’t do an accent any better than I did.”
Disney planned to produce a wine to market the release of Ratatouille. The California Wine Institute warned them not to advertise alcohol with cartoon characters, and the plan was scrapped.
Brad Pitt was banned from China for his role in the movie "7 Years in Tibet."
Michael Jackson wanted to do a Harry Potter musical but J.K. Rowling said no.
Among Patrick Bateman's neighbours in the novel of American Psycho is one Tom Cruise (see also #66)
Tom Cruise earned $75 Million for his role in Mission Impossible 2.
Brad Pitt is a supporter of same-sex marriage.
The film "Birdman" was shot in just 30 days.
Pixar’s John Lasseter was fired from Disney after pitching The Brave Little Toaster as a film that featured both traditional and computer animation.
Ron Jeremy, the pornstar was an extra in Ghostbusters.
Daniel Radcliffe's stunt double for the first 6 Harry Potter movies was paralyzed from an accident on set in the 7th movie.
Ryan Gosling was asked to audition for boy band Backstreet Boys but he turned it down.
For all the talk of John Carter's $200m write-off, the worldwide box office is slowly catching up with the budget. Disney can't say the same for 2011's Mars Needs Moms which ended with a gulf of $112m between costs and ticket sales. Note to Disney: keep away from the red planet.
Ed Sheeran auditioned for the ITV series Britannia High.
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