Movie facts and trivia about authentic movie props
While moving along in the movie industry Hollywood has made some significant achievements by producing breathtaking realistic movies. But nowadays with the increase in internet gossips, Hollywood is falling apart. It is pretty much a big secret that everyone knows how Hollywood fakes everything using their fake props. It is hard to imagine, but there are some hilarious movie facts and trivia about the realistic props they have applied for some scenes for real. Some of these authentic movie props have now become the major attractions of those cities. For instance, the Fargo movie had its very own wood chipper, and now it is one of the major tourist attractions of North Dakota. In the same manner, there are some funny stories behind some incidents occurred while using these authentic movie props. For example, the crisis happened after using real army tanks for the movie Lord of war. Movie backgrounds play a major role in optimizing the practical nature of any film. And here are some funny stories happened while doing so.
X men with authentic movie props
Well, we all know how cool x-men looks with those crazy looking wolverine claws. The claws of Wolverine is the major attraction point in the movie. In fact, the producers had to make it more realistic and decided to use real authentic movie props as claws. And most of us are smart enough to know that the claws are real, even looking at the movie scenes. But there’re more funny yet heroic incident occurred due to those real claws used at the movie set. While Hugh Jackman using those long claws, he accidentally stabbed other actors as well as himself several times. Even though the producers think of using fake claws due to these accidents some scenes needed actual claws for stabbing purposes. According to the reports Hug Jackman has stabbed a stunt double while shaking his hand. And even Hug Jackman has his own scars in thigh area caused due to these claws. After all, x-men would be cool, off the claws before stabbing the next guy to the death!
Lord of war authentic movie props
It’s among the significant movie facts and trivia how the authentic movie props of movie Lord of war went off. The director of the film Andrew Niccol decided that is the scene was shot using actual tanks the movie would look great and more realistic. And as a result, Andrew Niccol contacted an actual arms dealer to borrow 50 real army tank for his movie. However, due to these actual tanks, the director had to reach NATO before shooting the scene. The NATO saw the real tank through their satellites and thought that an actual war is waiting to happen. Thanks to the prior calls made by Andrew Niccol the situation was resolved without causing a significant scene.
Movie backgrounds of Fargo
Fargo is a movie which was filmed in 1996 and still has the same attraction just like the old times. The whole film was shot in North Dakota, and some of the props used in the movie has now become the most famous movie facts and trivia among the tourists. In a specific scene from Fargo, there’s a wood chipper which was used by the leading actor to dispose of an actual corpse. For the practical purposes, the wood chipper was designed with a human leg popping out. Now it has become nearly ten years after shooting the scene, and still, the prop has a major attraction in North Dakota. It is even published on their official website of Fargo as well as on the official Facebook page.
Not so authentic movie props
Still, the Star Wars movie series is popular among all kinds of people. However, this is not about the success story of the Star Wars, in fact here are some hints about what they have used for their robotic movie props. According to a gossip leak, most parts used for Star Wars props were taken from WWII airplane parts. And they were repainted so that it is hard to notice for anyone. Nevertheless, if you take a closer look at the props, you’ll see that Rolls Royce Derwent jet engine cutaway parts. Actually, the IG-88s head part was mainly built using jet engine components.
Movie facts and trivia, how realistic it can be
At a specific movie scene of godfather, there’s an actual horse head serve to the main character. In most cases, the film industry uses fake blood and rubber for these purposes. However, in this instance, an actual horse head from a slaughter how which make dog food from horses was used. This was one of the rare situations which real blood was used in a movie scene.