Killer Details In ‘Predator’ That Fans Have Hunted Down

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Vote up the coolest details from the classic action pic.

From small details to the Predator's collection of skulls to original casting choices and background noise, Predator fans have shared fun facts, hidden details, and interesting tidbits behind their favorite action movie. Here is a small selection of favorite details. Vote up those that deliver the biggest wallop. 

Photo: Predator / 20th Century Fox

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    99 VOTES

    Double Duty

    Posted by Jennyred on MovieMistakes:

    Kevin Peter Hall, who plays the Predator, also appears as the pilot of the general's helicopter at the end of the film.

    99 votes
  • 2
    88 VOTES

    Shared Universe

    Posted by u/baxterrocky:

    Two decades before Marvel, Commando (1985), Predator (1987) & Die Hard 2 (1990) all co-existed in the same cinematic universe. The films are all linked by the fictional South American country of “Val Verde” - which features in all three.

    88 votes
  • 3
    65 VOTES

    Background Growl

    Posted by u/cheese-party:

    In Predator, just before Billy discovers the flayed bodies of Jim Hopper and his men, the Predator's growl can be heard amidst the natural jungle ambience

    65 votes
  • 4
    94 VOTES


    Posted by a former Redditor

    The exact same prop gun was used in Predator and Terminator 2.

    94 votes
  • 5
    97 VOTES

    The Predator's Collection

    Posted by u/potatowarrior1429:

    In Predator (1987), the skull on the right belongs to Mac. You can tell from the hole and scorch marks on it caused by the Predator's plasma caster when he kills Mac.

    97 votes
  • 6
    49 VOTES

    'Stg. Rock'

    Posted by u/nemo618:

    In Predator (1987), Hawkins (Shane Black) can be seen reading a Sgt. Rock comic in the end credits. The commandos looks are based on the comic.


    Posted by u/BonneNuitToYouAll:

    There was also going to be a Sgt Rock movie starring Arnold. It never got made, but this was supposed to be a wink at it.

    49 votes