Top 10 Underwhelming Best Actor Oscar Wins

Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn failed his driving test eight times.

Shooting for No Country For Old Men was interrupted for a day due to a smoke cloud from the set of There Will Be Blood, which was also filming in the area.

The first notable film lensed by legendary cinematographer Roger Deakins was the 1984 adaptation of George Orwell's 1984.


Top 10 Underwhelming Best Actor Oscar Wins

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“Mraz” means frost in Czech. Jason says he likes it because it means he is always cool.

Kim Kardashian posed nude in the December 2007 issue of Playboy magazine.

Rapunzel and Flynn from Tangled can be seen in Frozen.

The original raw footage of Apocalypse Now consisted of 1,250,000 feet of film which is over 230 hours’ worth.

Within 3 days of release The Hunger Games has become the highest grossing film for production company Lionsgate.

According to a study on Academy Award speeches Steven Spielberg has been thanked more than God.

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.

Chuck Norris’ first name is actually Carlos.

When filming My Left Foot, Daniel Day-Lewis had to be lifted around the set and spoon fed as he would never leave his wheelchair.

Quentin Tarentino was originally going to use the song Wise Man by Frank Ocean in Django Unchained but chose not to

The voice actress behind Lilo in Lilo & Stitch, Daveigh Chase, also played Samara in The Ring.

Niall Horan from One Direction admits to masturbating on the tour bus. He describes it as ‘relieving tour bus boredom’.

The movie "Little Miss Sunshine" was partially inspired by a quote from Arnold Schwarzenegger saying: "If there's one thing in this world I despise it's losers."

Francis Ford Coppola would read passages of Heart of Darkness to Marlon Brando on the fractious set of Apocalypse Now after learning the actor had never read the source material.

If you made it to the end of I Am Legend you'll have been treated to Will Smith going kablooey (along with the point of Matheson's novel). In a surprising reversal of the usual 'let the hero survive' approach, an alt scene saw Neville survive.

The creators of The Lion King have been accused of lifting elements from an anime series from the 1960s called Kimba the White Lion.

Sulley from Monsters, Inc. originally had tentacles instead of legs. They were changed because it was thought tentacles would be distracting. The second version of the character was designed with legs, but no arms.

Disney’s Robin Hood has loads of recycled animation from The Jungle Book, The Aristocats, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, and other previous Disney films.


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