10 Random Movie Facts Part 3

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1
While working on the set of Armageddon, Ben Affleck ask Michael Bay why NASA would bother sending an inexperienced drill crew into space when it'd be easier to teach astronauts how to drill. Michael Bay told him to shut up.

2
Laurence Fishburne lied about his age to get a part as the 17 years old gunner's mate in Apocalypse Now. He was actually only 14.

3
Ripley from Aliens was originally intended to be a male character.

4
'A Nightmare on Elm Street' was loosely based on a real event.

5
The MPAA would not allow "Meet the Fockers" to use the word "Fockers" in its title unless they could prove that there was a family in America actually named the "Fockers."

6
When the T-Rex broke into the Explorer in Jurassic Park, the children's screams were real. It wasn't supposed to break the glass!

7
A real horse head was used in the bedroom scene in The Godfather. John Marley's scream was real because he wasn't told the plastic prop they had been using was replaced.

8
In 'The 5th Element', the villain, Zog, and the hero, Korbin Dallas, never meet each other.

9
Neither Patrick Stewart or Ian McKellan knew how to play chess when they filmed X-Men.

10
Jim Caviezel was struck by lightning while filming the crucifixion scene in "The Passion of the Christ."