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There is a group of wealthy individuals that see movies on…

There is a group of wealthy individuals that see movies on release day in their own home theaters. It costs $100k to join and $4k/month membership. It is called the Bel Air Circuit. (source)

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There is a group of wealthy individuals that see movies on…

There is a group of wealthy individuals that see movies on release day in their own home theaters. It costs $100k to join and $4k/month membership. It is called the Bel Air Circuit. (source)

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Charlie Chaplin made the Hitler mocking film, “The Great…

Charlie Chaplin made the Hitler mocking film, “The Great Dictator”, in 1940 using his own money because none of the Hollywood studios were comfortable irking the Germans as they had financial relations with them. The film is said to be one of the greatest works of Charlie Chaplin.

Charlie Chaplin made the Hitler mocking film, “The Great…

Charlie Chaplin made the Hitler mocking film, “The Great Dictator”, in 1940 using his own money because none of the Hollywood studios were comfortable irking the Germans as they had financial relations with them. The film is said to be one of the greatest works of Charlie Chaplin.

The Pixar film Coco, which features the spirits of dead family…

The Pixar film Coco, which features the spirits of dead family members, got past China’s censors with 0 cuts. In China, superstition is taboo due to the belief spiritual forces could undermine people’s faith in the communist party. The censors were so moved by the film, they gave it a full pass.

The Pixar film Coco, which features the spirits of dead family…

The Pixar film Coco, which features the spirits of dead family members, got past China’s censors with 0 cuts. In China, superstition is taboo due to the belief spiritual forces could undermine people’s faith in the communist party. The censors were so moved by the film, they gave it a full pass.

The crew of ‘Return of the Jedi’ mocked the…

The crew of ‘Return of the Jedi’ mocked the character design of Admiral Ackbar, deeming it too ugly. Director Richard Marquand refused to alter it, saying, “I think it’s good to tell kids that good people aren’t necessarily good looking people and that bad people aren’t necessarily ugly people.”

The crew of ‘Return of the Jedi’ mocked the…

The crew of ‘Return of the Jedi’ mocked the character design of Admiral Ackbar, deeming it too ugly. Director Richard Marquand refused to alter it, saying, “I think it’s good to tell kids that good people aren’t necessarily good looking people and that bad people aren’t necessarily ugly people.”

Iron Man (2008) was rushed into production to make its release…

Iron Man (2008) was rushed into production to make its release date, and it had no script. “They had no script, man. They had an outline.” Jeff Bridges described the improvised production of the film as being “saved by the improv prowess of the film’s director (Jon Favreau) and star (Robert Downey Jr.)“

Peter Mayhew was eligible for the roles of either Chewbacca or…

Peter Mayhew was eligible for the roles of either Chewbacca or Darth Vader. He chose Chewbacca because he wanted to play a hero.

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