18 TV/Movie Trivia Tidbits That Really Extended Our Lease On Life

18 TV/Movie Trivia Tidbits That Really Extended Our Lease On Life

Movie facts, movie facts, movie facts, who doesn’t like movie facts? Jerks! That’s who!

We mean, it’s okay to not love movie facts. Maybe movies aren’t 100% your thing. If they weren’t, we’d question why you’d click on this article, but you do you. We’re not going to be arbiters of what you should and shouldn’t outright love.

But not even liking movie facts? What’s wrong with you? Do you have a heart at all? People worked hard on these movies and interesting stuff happened while making them. Good stuff! Stuff you can talk to people about at parties! And who doesn’t love parties? Jerks! Like you!

Okay, maybe that was judgmental. We apologize for that. It’s just that… well, if we aren’t going to learn about some minutiae in the entertainment we consume on a daily basis, then what are we all alive for? Here are some facts about movies that you will like.

While You Were Sleeping

WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING The original concept was gender-flipped. The original idea was for a man to pretend to be engaged with a woman in a coma. While the premise is creepy regardless of gender, it somehow feels creepier that way. CRACKED.COM

Source: E! Online

To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar

CRACKED.COM TO WONG FOO, THANKS FOR EVERYTHING! Robin Williams JULIE NEWMAR and Steven Spielberg godfathered the movie. A movie about three drag queens stranded in a small town wasn't really sought after in the 1990s, but it got the financial backing from Spielberg's production company after he and Williams endorsed the script.

Source: Today

The Lord of the Rings

CRACKED.COM THE LORD OF THE RINGS lan Holm played Frodo long before the films were made. Holm was Frodo Baggins in a 1981 BBC Radio 4 dramatization of the books. This performance factored into Peter Jackson's decision to cast him as Bilbo.

Source: Mental Floss

Kill Bill

CRACKED.COM FG am DM KILL BILL: VOL. 1 The Bride's name is in the first movie. While her real name is bleeped until Kill Bill: Vol. 2, eagle-eyed movie viewers with a pause button can see it printed on her plane ticket to Tokyo. BOARDING PA KIDOO SEATRIX EL PASOUTERNS OKINAWA JAPAN AIRO со со ... 100 CHECK IN REQUIRED 005 2115497747 معود

Source: Reddit

Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story

CRACKED.COM DODGEBALL: A TRUE UNDERDOG STORY The dodgeball scenes sucked for the actors. According to Ben Stiller, the actors would really go all out for each take, making the shoot exhausting. Also, many in the cast ended up taking a ball to the face.

Source: IGN

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