10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

Anastasia Sergeeva
30.01.2017

10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

When watching movies, much remains without attention, or it turns out to be completely behind the scenes, so we have prepared for you the most interesting facts about cinema, which may surprise even passionate cinema lovers. And you can add to our list and tell your favorite facts about movies in the comments!

Mentally ill actors

We begin our interesting facts about the movie with the film "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest". Do you know what it is called so for a reason: the slang term “cuckoo's nest” has the corresponding meaning in English - “mental hospital”. By the way, not ordinary actors also participate in the movie crowd, but patients of a real mental hospital.

Hospital patients

Legendary Cameos

Further, the funny facts about the movie Alfred Hitchcock: it turns out, as a cameo, he appeared in all his films! In two of them - “Under the sign of ibex” and “Rope”, - he appeared even twice.Subsequently, it became a personal trick of the director, who continued to play cameo roles in his films. Later, Hitchcock himself said: now his cameo can be found up to a maximum of the fifth minute of the film and calmly look further without being distracted.

Hitchcock in frame

Newspaper-traveler

Do you pay attention to the newspapers, which are held in the hands of the characters of different films and even television series? For example, the most attentive viewers discovered the same seemingly newspaper, which is present in the films “Old Men Do Not Have a Place”, “Killer Crow”, “Power Rangers: Zeo”, as well as in the TV series “Married with Children”, “Charmed , Lucky Louis and others. Most likely, this newspaper was the only free sample of such a periodical for the filming of cinema and TV - which some creators readily used to avoid paying for extra props.

Wandering newspaper

Oscar in 16 minutes

The legendary film "The Silence of the Lambs" brought the British actor Anthony Hopkins "Oscar", but very few people know interesting facts about this movie. One of the most amazing of them is the fact that with a total film length of 118 minutes, the role of the Oscar-winning actor took only 16 minutes of screen time in it!

Anthony Hopkins

Real blood

Curious facts about the movie “Django Unchained”: remember the very scene where the character of Leonardo Di Caprio smashes his hand into a glass before the blood? In fact, it happened quite by accident: DiCaprio had to hit his hand on the table, but hit the glass and smashed it, cutting itself on the fragments. However, the actor never for a moment left the image, continuing to play at full strength, and as a result, this particular double was the final choice of director Quentin Tarantino for the film.

Leonardo DiCaprio

And the character of Christoph Waltz in the film somehow mentions how he had to manage a traveling circus. It turns out that the phrase was connected with the fact that Waltz was filmed in the film “Water for Elephants!”, Where he played the manager of a traveling circus.

Chewbacca Prototype

George Lucas legendary film “Star Wars. Episode IV: New Hope ”introduced the audience to an unusual creature - a traveler of a fictional wookie race, who is covered in thick, long hair and does not speak the language of the people. Few people know, but the image of Chewbacca is written off from a real dog director, Alaskan Malamute breed, and the very name Chewbacca comes from the Russian word for dog.Who would have thought!

Chewbacca and Han Solo

Flying refrigerator

Now it is even impossible to imagine, but during the creation of the film “Back to the Future” it was planned to replace the famous DeLorean DMC-12 car with ... an ordinary refrigerator! However, in the end, they decided to leave the car in the film so that the kids would not take what was happening on the screen at face value and did not get injured trying to play with the refrigerator at home.

Marty McFly with a car

Symbolic clothing

It is always interesting to discover interesting facts about films, especially about such classics as “Forrest Gump”. Did you notice that in the clothes of the protagonist of the same name there is always a similar pattern and color, namely the blue cell? A small Forrest is dressed in such a shirt, he is also dressed in adult life, and his son wears a similar shirt at the end of the film.

Checked shirts

Cleopatra

Someone while watching the movie "Cleopatra" finally managed to escape from the contemplation of the acting and legendary beauty of the actress who played the role of the famous Egyptian queen - Elizabeth Taylor - and look at her with an impartial look. And all in order to calculate that for the entire movie the actress changed as many as 65 outfits!

Elizabeth Taylor

Price of success

One of the most popular films made for fabulous money, became the legendary "Titanic." The duration of the film is 195 minutes, and the budget of the film is $ 200 million, which makes the cost of filming almost $ 1 million per minute of screen time. And subsequently these expenses paid off: in total, Titanic managed to collect more than two billion dollars in profits.

Jack and Rose

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    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know

    10 interesting facts that even film fans with experience do not know