Director John Moore was nearly killed in the scene where the tank busts through the wall. He was pulled away by a stuntman just in time.
Behind Enemy Line (2001)

Director John Moore was nearly killed in the scene where the tank busts through the wall. He was pulled away by a stuntman just in time.

Behind Enemy Line (2001)

The various things that Jareth does with the crystal balls (rolling them around his arms and in his hands and so forth) are not camera tricks or any other kind of special effect. They are actually done by choreographer Michael Moschen, who is an accomplished juggler. Moschen was actually crouched behind Bowie with his arm(s) replacing Bowie’s. Unlike a typical Muppet performance, however, he had no video screen to view his performance. In other words, his manipulations were performed completely blind.
Labyrinth (1986)

The various things that Jareth does with the crystal balls (rolling them around his arms and in his hands and so forth) are not camera tricks or any other kind of special effect. They are actually done by choreographer Michael Moschen, who is an accomplished juggler. Moschen was actually crouched behind Bowie with his arm(s) replacing Bowie’s. Unlike a typical Muppet performance, however, he had no video screen to view his performance. In other words, his manipulations were performed completely blind.

Labyrinth (1986)

Sean Connery was always Steven Spielberg’s first choice to play Indiana Jones’s father, as an inside joke to say that James Bond is the father of Indiana Jones.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

Sean Connery was always Steven Spielberg’s first choice to play Indiana Jones’s father, as an inside joke to say that James Bond is the father of Indiana Jones.

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
One of the models of the Nautilus created by Harper Goff was a “squeezed” version which could be filmed with a standard lens and still look normal when projected in Cinemascope.
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)

One of the models of the Nautilus created by Harper Goff was a “squeezed” version which could be filmed with a standard lens and still look normal when projected in Cinemascope.

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)

The scene where Denham, Driscoll and the crew fall into a pit filled with giant bugs is a reference to a scene in the original King Kong (1933), where the crew fell into a pit and were devoured by giant spiders, which was cut after many members of preview audiences ran out of the theater in horror during the scene.
King Kong (2005)

The scene where Denham, Driscoll and the crew fall into a pit filled with giant bugs is a reference to a scene in the original King Kong (1933), where the crew fell into a pit and were devoured by giant spiders, which was cut after many members of preview audiences ran out of the theater in horror during the scene.

King Kong (2005)

To see how Tarzan’s body would move while sliding down a log, the animators based his movement on that of pro skateboarder Tony Hawk while on his skateboard.Tarzan (1999)

To see how Tarzan’s body would move while sliding down a log, the animators based his movement on that of pro skateboarder Tony Hawk while on his skateboard.

Tarzan (1999)

The film was originally produced in 3-D.
Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)

The film was originally produced in 3-D.

Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)

Sam Sparks is also the name of one of the interns that worked on Phil Lord and Christopher Miller’s TV Series, Clone High.
Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs (2009)

Sam Sparks is also the name of one of the interns that worked on Phil Lord and Christopher Miller’s TV Series, Clone High.

Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs (2009)

Will Smith personally hired M. Night Shyamalan to direct. Smith had wanted to work with Shyamalan for several years, but couldn’t find a suitable project.
After Earth (2013)

Will Smith personally hired M. Night Shyamalan to direct. Smith had wanted to work with Shyamalan for several years, but couldn’t find a suitable project.

After Earth (2013)

Except for the bi-plane during the crop-dusting scene, any airplane seen in the air in this film is either a model or computer-generated effect.
Independence Day (1996)

Except for the bi-plane during the crop-dusting scene, any airplane seen in the air in this film is either a model or computer-generated effect.

Independence Day (1996)

Sometimes it's what we don't see that's important.

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