Paranormal Activity cost $15000 to make and has grossed $210 million so far.
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.
Robert Ludlum, the creator of the Jason Bourne series, died while the first Bourne film was in post-production.
In a 2003 poll in Empire magazine, Dick Van Dyke’s Cockney accent in Mary Poppins came in second in a list of the worst accents.
Demi Lovato has been preforming since the age of 5.
The lights over the facehugger eggs in Alien were provided by Roger Daltrey and The Who. The band were rehearsing the laser show next door to Ridley Scott's set.
Pornstar Asia Carrera plays the flatmate of Tara Reid in Logjammin’, the film within the film in The Big Lebowski.
The same guy who designed the iPod, iMac, and iPhone, helped design the character Eve from Wall-E.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End is the most expensive film ever made.
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.
Ryan Gosling was asked to audition for boy band Backstreet Boys but he turned it down.
Michael Myers mask in Halloween is just a Captain Kirk mask altered slightly and painted white.
Kanye (West) means “the only one” in Swahili.
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.
The director of Cannibal Holocaust had to prove in court that the actors were still alive and didn’t get killed during the movie
Despite smoking in numerous films Clint Eastwood has never smoked habitually.
The character Lots-o’-Huggin Bear was supposed to appear in Toy Story but Pixar didn’t have the technology to realistically animate his fur, so he didn’t make his first appearance until Toy Story 3.
Courtney Love insists that the role of the heroin dealer, Lance, in Pulp Fiction was offered to Kurt Cobain. Tarantino has steadfastly refuted this claim, saying he never even met the late Nirvana singer.
Like Facebook, Star Wars was originally prefixed by the definite article 'The'. Much cleaner without it.
Over 500 girls have been named Hermione since the first 'Harry Potter' movie came out.
Play It, Sam? Dooley Wilson, Sam in Casablanca, was a professional drummer who couldn't play the piano. He simply mimed along, copying an offscreen pianist.
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