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Facts About Popular Movies That Can Make Your Jaw Drop to the Floor

Filmmaking is a genuinely mystical process, with only set members and cast members privy to behind-the-scenes information. That's why so many intriguing nuances go unnoticed by the general public. For example, in the movie Speed, Keanu Reeves smashed the glass on the bus by mistake, and the sequence was kept in the film. In Alien Resurrection, Sigourney Weaver spent three weeks learning how to lob a ball into a basketball hoop with her back to it. 

We adore movies and are fascinated by the intricacies of their production. As a result, we're incredibly eager to share what we've learned with you.

Linda Hamilton learnt to open locks with paperclips specifically for Terminator 2: Judgment Day. And she's doing it in the scene where she breaks free from the mental institution. 

Eddie Redmayne shed almost 15 pounds and trained for 4 months to be able to bend his body like those suffering from the same motor neuron illness in order to prepare for the lead part in The Theory of Everything. Redmayne would spend hours in front of the mirror, perfecting his facial contortions. He was also hunched over in between takes. The actor's spine position had shifted over time, according to his osteopath.

Before filming, the actors in Interview With The Vampire had to hang upside down for 30 minutes. It was done in order for makeup artists to apply the makeup properly. Blood would rush to the head as a result of this position, and blood vessels would protrude on the face. The players' enlarged veins were then utilised by makeup experts to produce the vampires' dreadful appearance. 

The performers had to fly to very high, mountainous inaccessible areas by helicopter when filming Lord Of The Rings Fellowship Of Ring. Sean Bean, who played Boromir, was afraid of flying, which is why he would spend two hours a day, already clothed as Boromir, mounting the mountain.

"Look at me!" is a line from Captain Phillips. Barkhad Abdi, a first-time actor, improvised, "I'm the captain now!" That's why Tom Hanks appears to be astonished in the photograph. Abdi was nominated for an Academy Award for "best-supporting actor" after the film's release. 

When Keanu Reeves races up to the mined bus in Speed, he smashes the glass on the bus door. It happened by chance, but the sequence was preserved in the final cut of the film.

The jump from the bus into the gap in the freeway is, by the way, the most renowned sequence in the film. In truth, the bridge was totally constructed; it was only later that it was digitally deleted. In addition, a flock of soaring birds was digitally created. However, the bus did actually take off in this scenario, and a special ramp was constructed for this purpose. The bus reached a top speed of 61 mph and a height of 109 ft. Furthermore, its front wheels abruptly rose to a height of 20 feet off the ground, which surprised no one, including the cameramen. As a result, the bus's front end was pushed out of the frame.

The characters in Baby Driver put on masks that look like Mike Myers before robbing the bank. The studio wanted to utilize actual Michael Myers masks from Halloween, but they couldn't since they didn't have legal authorization. When the producers contacted Mike Myers, he agreed to let them use the masks that resembled his face. 

The creators of Raiders Of The Lost Ark checked every zoo shop in London and the south of England where this episode was produced in order to film the scene with the Well of Souls. They intended to capture as many snakes as they could. However, after they were all seen, it was evident that there weren't enough of them.

Sigourney Weaver throws a basketball into the basket while standing at a distance with her back to it in one of the sequences from Alien Resurrection. Weaver practiced for three weeks under the direction of a basketball trainer in order to pull off this feat. After her wedding day and the birth of her baby, the actress considers her shoot to be one of the highlights of her life. 

The animal trainer discovered the dog that appeared in I Am Legend in a shelter. It had a flawless appearance, but it wasn't well trained. The trainer had a few weeks to educate her how to carry out the required commands.

Some of the mannequins in the video store were played by real individuals in the same film. You can see them moving if you look closely enough. 

The filmmakers used an S-class Mercedes that was literally sliced in half in a scene from The Devil Wears Prada when Miranda and Andy are riding in the back seat of the car in Paris. It aided the cameramen in obtaining the required angles.

The characters represented by Brad Pitt and Edward Norton make soap in one of the sequences in Fight Club. The actors have mastered the art of making soap onset. 

A custom airport was developed for The Terminal, and it looked virtually identical to the Düsseldorf Airport. It was erected in a former hangar with three sets of operating escalators and many major businesses, including Burger King, Mrs. Fields, and WHSmith.

On the planet Naboo in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, there are waterfalls. In actuality, salt flows were used instead of falling water in specifically designed mini-worlds. 

Computer technology was used to add the breath that comes out of the actors' and actresses' mouths in the cold scenes of The Day After Tomorrow. This method proved to be less expensive than employing sophisticated freezing machines. 

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