On the set of one of the Pirates of the Carribbean films, Johnny Depp spent £40,000 on 500 coats for the cast and crew.
On 20 January 1982, Ozzy Osbourne bit the head off a bat, thinking it was only a rubber one.
Aladdin’s appearance was almost based on Michael J. Fox, but was later changed and modeled after Tom Cruise.
While Pixar was working on Toy Story 2, an employee accidentally ran a Unix command that deleted all the work they had done on the film. Luckily, one pregnant animator had a copy of the data on her home computer so she could work on the movie while caring for her new baby.
Cameron Diaz had no previous acting experience before she got the part in The Mask.
The Horse Head used in the movie "The Godfather" was real.
Will Smith Nicolas Cage Tom Cruise Johnny Depp and Leo DiCaprio were offered the part of Neo in "The Matrix" movie before Keanu Reeves.
Star Wars was originally prefixed by the definite article ‘The’.
Eminem originally wanted to become a comic-book artist.
Actor Richard Gere's middle name is Tiffany.
Sharlto Copley had not acted professionally before District 9 and had no intention of pursuing acting.
The word "mafia" is never mentioned in the film version of The Godfather because the actual mafia demanded it.
The original cut of The Wolf of Wallstreet had over four hours worth of content so had to be cut further.
"101 Dalmatians" was based on a book that had a sequel called "The Starlight Barking" in which dogs could fly and meet an alien dog.
Jack Black is the son of rocket scientists.
An excerpt from Donald Kaufman's script for The Three can be found in the end credits to Adaptation.
Hasbro denied Pixar the use of GI Joe in Toy Story when found that the GI Joe doll was going to be blown up by Sid.
Jared Leto spent most of his early childhood travelling with his family across America.
Author Peter Benchley plays the role of a TV reporter in Jaws. Benchley was reportedly thrown off set after continually arguing with Spielberg about the film's ending.
Cher Lloyd’s sister (Josie) does not like Cher’s song ‘Swagger Jagger’.
106-year-old Manoel de Oliveira was the oldest active film director until 2015. He began making movies during the silent era.
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