There is a 1 hour and 36 minute long movie that was shot in a single take; there are absolutely no cuts.
There is a large amount of controversy surrounding the original inspiration for Disney’s “The Lion King.” Some say the film is an adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet,” others say it was based off the ancient Malian epic “Sundiata.” Still, others claim the film plagiarizes the 1950s Japanese cartoon “Kimba the White Lion.”
Robert Downey Jr. pissed in jars and left them lying around the set of “Zodiac” to protest not having enough time to go to his trailer and relax.
While filming a scene for Chinatown, Roman Polanski wouldn’t allow a bathroom break for Faye Dunaway. In protest, she pissed in a coffee cup and threw the urine in his face.
Jamie Johnson, the heir to the Johnson and Johnson fortune, made 2 documentaries showing how the 1% live and was sued for it by some of his friends who called him an ”idiot” and a ”traitor to your class.”
Sean William Scott was only paid $8000 for his role in the first American Pie movie.
The 1992 comedy “My Cousin Vinny” is so well regarded in the US legal community that it is frequently used in law schools to demonstrate courtroom procedures such as voire dire and cross examination.
Paul Thomas Anderson dropped out from the NYU’s film program because he handed in some of Pulitzer Prize winner David Mamet’s work as his own and got it graded a “C”.
Multiple cast and crew members were struck by lightning during the filming of The Passion of the Christ, including the actor who played Jesus.