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Because of the limited budget, various techniques had to be used such as dolly shots on wheelchairs, sound recorded live on set, the use of natural light and some scenes in handheld cameras.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)

Because of the limited budget, various techniques had to be used such as dolly shots on wheelchairs, sound recorded live on set, the use of natural light and some scenes in handheld cameras.

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

The famous dolly zoom shot of Brody was achieved by moving the camera forward while zooming out at the same time.
Jaws (1975)

The famous dolly zoom shot of Brody was achieved by moving the camera forward while zooming out at the same time.

Jaws (1975)

When Peter flips over an oncoming car, Tobey Maguire performed the stunt himself. A stuntman also performed it, but Sam Raimi thought Maguire’s looked more natural so he used his instead.
Spider Man 2 (2004)

When Peter flips over an oncoming car, Tobey Maguire performed the stunt himself. A stuntman also performed it, but Sam Raimi thought Maguire’s looked more natural so he used his instead.

Spider Man 2 (2004)

According to Roger Moore’s autobiography he witnessed Christopher Reeve walking through the canteen at Pinewood Studios in full Superman costume oblivious to the swooning female admirers he left in his wake. When he did the same thing dressed as Clark Kent no one paid any attention.
Superman (1978)

According to Roger Moore’s autobiography he witnessed Christopher Reeve walking through the canteen at Pinewood Studios in full Superman costume oblivious to the swooning female admirers he left in his wake. When he did the same thing dressed as Clark Kent no one paid any attention.

Superman (1978)

To stay consistent to the architecture and details of Notre Dame, animators spent several weeks in and around the actual cathedral. They were given office space at the recently-opened Disneyland Paris in the interim.
 The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)

To stay consistent to the architecture and details of Notre Dame, animators spent several weeks in and around the actual cathedral. They were given office space at the recently-opened Disneyland Paris in the interim.

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)

At the time this film was in production, only four of the eventual seven books in the series had been published. J.K. Rowling was retained as a consultant on the film, not only to ensure consistency with the first book, but also to avoid conflicts with her vision for the later entries.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)

At the time this film was in production, only four of the eventual seven books in the series had been published. J.K. Rowling was retained as a consultant on the film, not only to ensure consistency with the first book, but also to avoid conflicts with her vision for the later entries.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)

The movie does not feature any American actors or characters, which is unusual for a big budget English language film.
Skyfall (2012)

The movie does not feature any American actors or characters, which is unusual for a big budget English language film.

Skyfall (2012)

Ice Cube owns the gold Chevrolet Impala that his character drove in the movie.
Boyz n the Hood (1991)

Ice Cube owns the gold Chevrolet Impala that his character drove in the movie.

Boyz n the Hood (1991)

Terry Gilliam admitted that the film was inspired by George Orwell’s 1984, although he never actually read the book.
Brazil (1985)

Terry Gilliam admitted that the film was inspired by George Orwell’s 1984, although he never actually read the book.

Brazil (1985)

Robin Williams’s last line in the film, “Son of a bitch. He stole my line,” was ad-libbed.
Good Will Hunting (1997)

Robin Williams’s last line in the film, “Son of a bitch. He stole my line,” was ad-libbed.

Good Will Hunting (1997)

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

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