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Jack Nicholson refused to wear a Boston Red Sox hat during filming and instead wore his New York Yankees hat.
The Departed (2006)

Jack Nicholson refused to wear a Boston Red Sox hat during filming and instead wore his New York Yankees hat.

The Departed (2006)

Because Danny Lloyd was so young and since it was his first acting job, Stanley Kubrick was highly protective of the child. During the shooting of the movie, Lloyd was under the impression that the film he was making was a drama, not a horror movie.
The Shining (1980)

Because Danny Lloyd was so young and since it was his first acting job, Stanley Kubrick was highly protective of the child. During the shooting of the movie, Lloyd was under the impression that the film he was making was a drama, not a horror movie.

The Shining (1980)

Had the Batwing been built to size it would have had a 35 ft wing span.
Batman (1989)

Had the Batwing been built to size it would have had a 35 ft wing span.

Batman (1989)

According to Shelley Duvall the infamous ‘Heere’s Johnny!’ scene took 3 days to film and the use of 60 doors.
The Shining (1980)

According to Shelley Duvall the infamous ‘Heere’s Johnny!’ scene took 3 days to film and the use of 60 doors.

The Shining (1980)

Michael Keaton was unable to hear while wearing the Batsuit. He said that his claustrophobia helped get him in the proper mood to play Batman.
Batman (1989)

Michael Keaton was unable to hear while wearing the Batsuit. He said that his claustrophobia helped get him in the proper mood to play Batman.

Batman (1989)

Stanley Kubrick, known for his compulsiveness and numerous retakes, got the difficult shot of blood pouring from the elevators in only three takes. This would be remarkable if it weren’t for the fact that the shot took nine days to set up; every time the doors opened and the blood poured out, Kubrick would say, “It doesn’t look like blood.” 
The Shining (1980)

Stanley Kubrick, known for his compulsiveness and numerous retakes, got the difficult shot of blood pouring from the elevators in only three takes. This would be remarkable if it weren’t for the fact that the shot took nine days to set up; every time the doors opened and the blood poured out, Kubrick would say, “It doesn’t look like blood.”

The Shining (1980)

The “snowy” maze near the conclusion of the movie consisted of 900 tons of salt and crushed Styrofoam.
The Shining (1980)

The “snowy” maze near the conclusion of the movie consisted of 900 tons of salt and crushed Styrofoam.

The Shining (1980)

The hedge maze set, while nowhere near as large as the maze in the film (which was mostly a matte painting), was still large and complex enough to require a detailed map.
The Shining (1980)

The hedge maze set, while nowhere near as large as the maze in the film (which was mostly a matte painting), was still large and complex enough to require a detailed map.

The Shining (1980)

pickledelephant:

Stanley Kubrick on the burnt down set of The Shining (1980)


In the party scene, Stanley Kubrick told the extras to mouth their words.
The Shining (1980)

pickledelephant:

Stanley Kubrick on the burnt down set of The Shining (1980)

In the party scene, Stanley Kubrick told the extras to mouth their words.

The Shining (1980)

The scene with Wendy backing up on the stairs was re-shot 127 times.
The Shining (1980)

The scene with Wendy backing up on the stairs was re-shot 127 times.

The Shining (1980)

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

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