Oscars Funny Moments: Steve Martin hosting the Oscars®

There's a hotline film makers can call for science advice with the goal of helping film makers incorporate accurate science into their films .

Sleeping Beauty was a huge flop in 1959, resulting in massive layoffs at Disney. It was the last Disney princess movie until The Little Mermaid came out 30 years later.

James Cameron sought Hollywood funding for the movie "Titanic" not because he wanted to make the movie but because he wanted to dive to the shipwreck.


Steve Martin hosting the Oscars®

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The Intouchables (2011)
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After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver.

Sunset Blvd. (1950)
110 min|Drama, Film-Noir|September 29, 1950
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A screenwriter develops a dangerous relationship with a faded film star determined to make a triumphant return.

The Godfather (1972)
175 min|Crime, Drama|March 24, 1972
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The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Limitless (2011)
105 min|Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller|March 18, 2011
7.4Rating: 7.4 / 10 from 498,073 users
With the help of a mysterious pill that enables the user to access one hundred percent of his brain abilities, a struggling writer becomes a financial wizard, but it also puts him in a new world with lots of dangers.


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Scarlett Johansson voiced Mandy in the Spongebob Movie.

A hyena biologist sued Disney for portraying hyenas as villains in The Lion King.

In order to credibly portray a rock band, the members of Stillwater in Almost Famous rehearsed for four hours a night, five nights a week, for six weeks.

While Cameron Crowe returns the favour in Minority Report wearing a newspaper. Or hiding behind one. Delete where applicable.

Viggo Mortensen had no intention of working on The Lord of the Rings until his son begged him to do it.

Ian Mckellan and Patrick Stewart didn’t know how to play chess when they appeared in X-Men 2.

Harry Styles ate his first ever Twinky on 28th January 2012!

The “asante sana squash banana” song that Rafiki sings in The Lion King is an old nursery rhyme in Swahili.

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.

Mark Wahlberg and Matt Damon agree that if they’re ever confused for one another, they will just go along with it.

Susan Boyle’s Britain’s Got Talent audition has received almost 50 million views on YouTube.

Simon Cowell is a vegetarian.

It would take about 9.4 million balloons to lift Carl’s house in Up.

Jessie J’s full name is Jessica Ellen Cornish.

Willow Smith’s musical debut is 8 years earlier than her Dad’s, making her the youngest debuting superstar in her family.

Uncle Phil from Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was also the voice of Shredder from the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon.

The arty charcoal pic of Kate Winslet's boobs in Titanic? Drawn by one James Cameron.

Some Wookie suits were made from human hair.


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