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20 Cool Movie Details We Found This Week That Made Us Say, 'Damn, That’s Interesting' 

Erin Maxwell
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Over on Reddit, folks are rounding up a few of the favorite fun facts, awesome behind-the-scenes moments, and trivia regarding the favorite movies. From Big Hero 6 to The Karate Kid to Spaceballs, here are a few of the heavy hitters that have us saying, "Damn, that's interesting."

Space Balls is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 20 Cool Movie Details We Found This Week That Made Us Say, 'Damn, That’s Interesting'
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Posted by Redditor u/crbatte:

A mirror was used at the bottom of the landspeeder to make it appear as if it’s floating.


Posted by Redditor u/mhahka:

Literally the same detail as the movie it parodies...

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The Incredibles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 20 Cool Movie Details We Found This Week That Made Us Say, 'Damn, That’s Interesting'
Photo: Buena Vista Pictures Distribution

Posted by Redditor u/Tokyono

The Incredibles (2004) features a cameo by Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, two legendary Disney animators who worked on Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. (1937)

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12 Monkeys is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 20 Cool Movie Details We Found This Week That Made Us Say, 'Damn, That’s Interesting'
Photo: Universal Pictures

Posted by u/O_Shack:

In 12 Monkeys (1995), director Terry Gilliam was afraid that Brad Pitt wouldn't be able to pull off the nervous, rapid speech. He sent him to a speech coach but in the end he just took away Pitt's cigarettes, and Pitt played the part exactly as Gilliam wanted.

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Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 20 Cool Movie Details We Found This Week That Made Us Say, 'Damn, That’s Interesting'
Photo: Universal Pictures

Posted by Redditor u/officialyllib:

In Jurassic Park (1993), Dennis is watching Jaws.

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