Movie Fun Facts

Did you know that the cat in “The Godfather” was a stray? Also, that “Dracula” was filmed in English during the day and in Spanish during the night? You mean, a stray cat made it on set and got into character without auditioning? Interesting right?

Movies are a great source of entertainment and the perfect way to relax, depending on your preferred genre. They help in connecting with our family and friends, especially if the cast is made up of our favorite celebrities. It really doesn’t get any better, does it?

Movie Fun Facts For Kids and Adults 

The best thing about movies is that they don’t always have to be a one-man show. You can binge-watching series with friends either at home or at the cinemas or after work with the kids.

You’ll definitely love our compilation of movie fun facts and trivia quizzes.  

Check them out below.

Movie fun facts

  • Music therapy is not a stand-alone method.
  • In Pulp Fiction, the adrenaline shot was filmed in reverse.
  • Deadpool forgot a bag of weapons in a taxi for a reason.
  • The Hulk is green because of a printer glitch.
  • Real squirrels were used in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
  • The Hobbit used all the gold paint in New Zealand.
  • The fight scene in Skyfall was shot on a real moving train.
  • Jimmy Stewart did not want to do It’s a Wonderful Life
  • Dracula was filmed in English during the day, and in Spanish at night
  • Leonardo DiCaprio really did cut his hand in "Django Unchained."
  • The set for The Ten Commandments was buried underground for decades
  • "Gone With the Wind’s" fire scene is old sets being burned
  • The voice actress of Monster Inc.’s Boo was an actual toddler
  • O.J. Simpson was considered for the lead in The Terminator
  • Toy Story’s Woody was originally a ventriloquist dummy
  • Michael Myers’ mask in Halloween is William Shatner’s face
  • E.T. and Poltergeist started from the same script
  • There’s a Starbucks cup in every Fight Club scene
  • Sean Connery wore a toupee in every James Bond movie
  • The cat in "The Godfather" was a stray
  • Director James Cameron drew the sketch in Titanic
  • The code in The Matrix comes from sushi recipes
  • American Psycho Was Inspired by Tom Cruise
  • The Two Least Profitable Films Both Take Place on Mars
  • The Most Profitable Film of All Time Is Paranormal Activity
  • Toto Earned More Than the Munchkins on The Wizard of Oz
  • Jurassic Park Raptors Sound Like Tortoises Mating
  • There Were 10,297 Balloons in Up
  • The Snow in Wizard of Oz Is Asbestos
  • Paul Schrader Wrote Taxi Driver in Two Weeks
  • Toy Story 2 Was Almost Deleted
  • Psycho Is the First U.S. Film to Feature a Toilet Flushing
  • There Will Be Blood Disrupted Shooting for No Country for Old Men
  • Alien's Androids Are Alphabetized
  • George Lucas’ dog was named Indiana.
  • Like Facebook, Star Wars was originally prefixed by the definite article ‘The’. Much cleaner without it.
  • The idea for the poster for The Usual Suspects came before any script or story.
  • Disney turned down the chance to make Back to the Future claiming the mother/son relationship was too risqué.


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