21 Times Someone Royally Beefed It (And Accidentally Created Movie Magic)
Making movies is typically a calculated process. It has to be in order to get the right shot, the right performance, and the right take on time and within the budget. Then again, there are some occasions when there is a happy accident, a not so happy accident, or a day-of change that has the director say, “Screw it. Why not?”
It’s rare when it happens but these things sometimes make it to the final cut. Like did you know that the now-iconic wet, shirtless shot of Daniel Craig emerging from the ocean in Casino Royale only happened because he belly-flopped onto a sandbar while the cameras were rolling? Or that a film exposure mistake actually helped the ending to The Last Temptation of Christ?
Sometimes a pratfall is a real fall, but is so good that it cannot be cut. Here are 21 movie moments that would not have happened if everything went as planned: