Adjusted for inflation, all of the 12(!) Friday the 13th movies made more than the Saw series domestically, making Jason Voorhees the North American blood and guts box office champ.
Ripley's daughter in the Special Edition of Aliens is played by Sigourney Weaver's mum.
Also, Andy didn’t have a dad in Toy Story because human characters were expensive and difficult to animate.
Dan Akroyd's original script for Ghostbusters was set in a future where Ghostbusters were everyday figures of society like paramedics and firemen.
To thank Robin Williams for his work on Aladdin, Disney sent him a late Pablo Picasso painting.
As a child, Jim Carrey wore tap shoes to bed just in case his parents needed cheering up in the middle of the night.
Keanu Reeves gave US$80 million of his US$114 million salary for "The Matrix" movie to special effects and makeup staff.
The voice actress behind Lilo in Lilo & Stitch, Daveigh Chase, also played Samara in The Ring.
The author of the Mary Poppins books was not a fan of the film adaption of her books. She spent most of the premiere in tears and refused to let Disney adapt the rest of the series.
The Horse Head used in the movie "The Godfather" was real.
In an alternate ending for Alien: Resurrection, Ripley finally makes it back to earth.
The floating pen in Kubricks 2001: A Space Odyssey wasn’t done with CGI, but camera trickery using glass and tape.
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.
World speed reading champion Anne Jones read all 607 pages of the last Harry Potter book in just 47 minutes.
29 days after the Titanic sank a movie about it was released. It featured an actress who was actually on the Titanic and survived.
Harry Styles and Justin Bieber can juggle.
There's a 20 year age gap between Sam Neill and Laura Dern in Jurassic Park, with Laura aged only 26 during filming.
Zayn Malik didn’t have a passport before he was on X Factor.
Demi Lovato has been preforming since the age of 5.
Those who own the DVD of Dodgeball will be aware that the happy-go-lucky finale full of lesbians and treasure may well have ended on more of a bleak note, simply cutting as Ben Stiller's White Goodman connects a ball right in Vince Vaughn's oversized face.
The word “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” actually predates its use in Mary Poppins.
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