23 Movie-Saving Script Changes

How different is the finished product on the screen from the script that was written? Vastly, it turns out -- and much better. Our readers provided us with some of the most brilliant cinematic changes ever. Winner got $100 ...

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His whole life was a million-toone shot. ROCKY In the original script for ROCKY, Rocky throws the fight after realizing he didn't want to be a profess

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Entry by Rutledal

In an early draft Ferris stole savings bonds from his father to fund his day off. CRACKED.COM

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Entry by Rutledal

CRAGKED.OON In the original ending for Sezen John Doe held Det. Mills hostage before shooting and killing him. Det. Lt. Somerset then tortured Doe by

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CRACKEDOON SIDNEY And this, Billy stud-bucket, is for having an incredibly small weenie. SCREAM Original Script Kevin Williamson, Screenwriter: Purvey

In the original draft of the scene where The Bride fights Go-Go Yubari and The Crazy 88s, she wielded both a samurai sword... Land a god-damned boomer

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Entry by cloaked101

In the original draft of Rambo, Sly admitted that the dialogue was horrible. In this scene where the town sheriff pulls him over, Rambo was suppose to

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Entry by Mad Mann

ONE OF THE MOST-QUOTED LINES IN THE WARRIORS IS WHEN LUTHER IS CLINKING THE BOTTLES TOGETHER, HOLLERING WARRIORS.... COME OUT AND PLAAAYYY. THE OR

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Entry by MacTavish14

Best phaser fight oF the 2009 Star Trek reboot was scripted to be a Vulcan/Romulan Karate fight http://www.imsdb.com/scripts/StarTrek.htm

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Entry by takearushfan

CRACKED I'LL COME BACK.

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Entry by ouiser77

CRACKED.COM In the play that 'Casablanca' is based on, Rick and Louis don't have this chummy beginning of a beautiful friendship as they go Off and fi

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Entry by Hyenas

IN THE FIRST DRAFT OF SCREAM INSTEAD OF THIS GUY... ...THE KILLERS WERE DEREK AND HALLIE AFTER THE REVEAL, HALLIE SAYS: EVER SEE NATURAL BORN KILLERS

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Entry by ETangonan

DINOSAUDR CLST AmE BOOML BUT A STEVEN SPIELBERG ENDING HAD KNEW PARK SKULL ORIGINAL A THE T. BY -REX THE COME HAD JURASSIC BACKE TO TO CRUSHED SHOOTIN

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Entry by BRWombat

CRACKED.COM In the script: Leave the gun. Not in the script: Take the cannoli. Ad-libbed by Richard Castellano .Source: screenrant.com/oreatest-un

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According to the orginal script for the original Star Wars trilogy. Uncle Owen was in fact NOT Anakin's brother, but actually... Obi Wan's brother!

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Entry by ETangonan

THE ORIGINAL SCRIPTED LINE WHAT ARE YOU?! I AM THE KNIGHT! MICHAEL KEATON'S ADLIB I'M BATMAN.

In the original script, I'm the king of the woridy is never uttered. Instead, the only dialogue in the scene is: FABRIZIO8 (thatgs this guy) I can s

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During the famous sketch scene in Titanic, the original line was Lie on that couch. A flustered Leonardo DiCaprio said, Lie on the bed... uh, couch

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Entry by Eraser

ALIENS WHEN THE DROPSHIP CRASHES INSTEAD OF RESCUING HIM, PRIVATE HUDSoN (BILL PAXTON) WAS MEANT TO SAY: Just tell me what the fuck, we're supposed t

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Entry by BRWombat

CRACKED.COM I didn't kill my wife. It's Kimble. Face dark and desperate. Dangerous. Hand flexing on the pistol. They lock eyes for a beat. KIMBLE I di

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Entry by mistahd87

AW MAN! I accidentally shot Marvin in the... ...NECK??!! According to Phil Lamarr (Marvin), his death was scripted to be a mercy killing AFTER Vincent

Pop Quiz: In the original script for The Truman Show, Truman: a) Watches and does nothing while two men rape a woman at knifepoint, b) Cheats on his w

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Entry by Adogg1991

Orion, the financial backer for The Terminator, wanted James Cameron to give Kyle Reese a companion: a cyborg canine. Luckily James Cameron shot that

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

CRACKED.cO IN THE ORIGINAL DRAFT OF STAR WARS: EMPIRE STRIKES BACK. EMPEROR PALPATINE WAS ORIGINALLY NAMED COS DASHIT

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