Writing is such an unpredictable process, you can sometimes start out making one thing and end up in the metaphorical equivalent of a different planet. And if the results end up being beloved cinema classics, it's pretty interesting to look at where they were originally supposed to end up.

The Rise of Skywalker

Originally, Palpatine was riding on Coruscant in The Rise of Skywalker. He'd be hiding in the ruins of a Jedi Temple, beneath Coruscant's wrecked streets that were overrun by wolves. CRACKED.COM


Avengers: Infinity War

In an early draft of Avengers: Infinity War, Thanos himself was the narrator. And the movie was actually non-linear - it had backstories for the Black Order, and they were all introduced in very cool sequences, according to co-director Joe Russo. CRACKED.COM


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Into The Spider-Verse

Miles' roommate originally played a much bigger part in Into The Spider-Verse. the Amizing ROWN THERE WAS MORE THAN ONE ENERGIZED MARVEL SPIDERI-MAN SPIDER-MAN They just ended up scaling back his role when Ned, from Spider-Man: Homecoming, got a bunch of his character's traits - that was done to stave off any accusations of ripping off Homecoming. CRACKED.COM


The Empire Strikes Back

In the very first draft, The Empire Strikes Back starts with snow lizards. Han and Luke would have been riding them, while scouting for any alien creatures that might pose a threat to the Rebel base, which was an ice castle. CRACKED.COM



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