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10 Movie Facts That Are Hard To Believe – Part II

Top 10 Fun Movie Facts (Hard To Believe)I’ve been collecting these. Fun movie facts that are often buried deep in an article, usually in a throwaway line that provides more food for thought than the article itself. Here we go.

– An Oscar only costs $400.

– Jim Carrey is a grandfather.

– Ennio Morricone’s score for ‘The Thing’ (1982) was nominated for a Razzie.

Fun Movie Facts Trivia
– This guy in ‘Groundhog Day’ is Bill Murray’s brother. (He also played Bill Murray’s father in ‘Scrooged’).

– Anthony Hopkins won ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role’ for Hannibal in ‘Silence Of The Lambs’ despite only being on screen for 16 minutes.

– ‘The Blair Witch Project’ was shot for $22,000. It made $248 million worldwide.

– Kiefer Sutherland once retired from acting to work the rodeo circuit. He came first in the US Team Roping Championships.

– In ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ the actor playing Cameron, Ferris’s closest high-school friend, was actually 30.

– Jean-Claude Van Damme was cast as the original Predator. (A ninja-like alien with the head of a dog-fly). More here.

– 20th Century Fox has been trying to make a Zorro set in the future.

Add fun movie facts of your own in the comments.


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