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17 Details Fans Noticed In Hellboy That Prove It's Better Than We Remember

July 22, 2021 186 votes 10 voters 7.8k views17 items

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Nothing says incredible gritty superhero movie quite like Hellboy. With a rich comic backstory and a wonderful cast of compelling characters, it's no wonder why it's become such a cult classic over the years. More than a few passionate fans managed to spot some truly interesting details about the film.

Check out these interesting Hellboy details spotted by fans, and don't forget to vote!

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    FBI Agent John Myers Follows Proper Gun Safety Protocols

    From Redditor u/TheLostPariah:

    In Hellboy, FBI Agent John Myers follows gun safety best practices by never pointing his firearm at Hellboy.

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    Hellboy's Tracking Bullet Can Be Seen Going Into Place

    From Redditor u/punxujunku:

    In Hellboy, you can quickly see the tracking bullet actually going into the barrel.

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    The Spear Agent Myers Notices Has Multiple Meanings

    From Redditor u/IM_HERE_FOR_FUN:

    The spear of destiny that was used in Constantine was also used in Hellboy.

    From IMDb:

    The Spear of Longinus seen briefly in the movie is an exact replica of what is thought to be the actual Spear (which is in the possession of the Hofburg Treasure House in Vienna), right down to the golden sheath wrapped around its center.

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    Doug Jones Stayed In The Abe Sapien Costume After Filming

    From IMDb:

    It took anywhere from five to seven hours to apply Doug Jones' make-up. It took another three hours to reverse the process. Sometimes, some of the pieces were not removed, so that it would be easier to put the costume on the next day.

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