Ryan Gosling was asked to audition for boy band Backstreet Boys but he turned it down.
William Goldman’s original script title for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid was The Sundance Kid and Butch Cassidy. The names were reversed when Paul Newman took on the role of Butch
Robert Ludlum, the creator of the Jason Bourne series, died while the first Bourne film was in post-production.
Indian actor Brahmanandam Kanneganti had a role in more than 1000 films a world record.
Barbie in Toy Story is voiced by Jodi Benson, best known for her role as Ariel in The Little Mermaid.
Willow Smith’s musical debut is 8 years earlier than her Dad’s, making her the youngest debuting superstar in her family.
Development of Wreck-It Ralph started in the 1980s. The film was almost called High Score and Joe Jump.
Sigourney Weaver actually made that ‘impossible’ basketball shot in, Aliens: Resurrection.
Brad Pitt was banned from China for his role in the movie "7 Years in Tibet."
Cameron Diaz broke her nose in a surfing accident in Hawaii on her birthday in 2003.
Arnold Schwarzenegger was paid approximately $21,429 for every one of the 700 words he said in, Terminator 2: Judgement Day.
Meanwhile, only 12 years separates father/son duo Sean Connery and Harrison Ford in the Indiana Jones franchise.
The whole Harry Potter series contains 199 chapters 4 224 pages and 1 090 739 words and has been made into 19 hours and 39 minutes of film.
Within 3 days of release The Hunger Games has become the highest grossing film for production company Lionsgate.
Christoph Waltz, the man who won an Oscar for playing the Jew Hunter in Inglorious Basterds, has a son who is a rabbi.
Movie trailers used to play after the film.
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.
Sandra Bullock won the Oscar and the Golden Raspberry (for worst film) in the same weekend. She collected both.
Pocahontas originally had a talking turkey character named Redfeather. He was going to be voiced by John Candy, and was scrapped after John Candy’s death.
Morgan Freeman has a private pilot’s license, which he earned at the age of 65!
George Lucas originally wanted to be a race car driver, but an accident just before his high school graduation changed his mind.
[amazon bestseller="success wall art" count="3"]