From swashbuckling across the high seas in Pirates of the Caribbean to the whimsicle silliness of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, fantasy movies deliver some of the most memorable set pieces, characters, and storylines of any genre. That doesn't mean they're easy to make, though. As fans online have noticed, even our favorites have a few mistakes here and there. In Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, for example, you can spot a camera operator nestled amongst the students at Hogwarts. Sometimes props become a little unwieldy, like how Eomer's sword falls out of his scabbard while mounting his horse in The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. There are even oopsies made by the actors. In The Goonies, young Sean Astin accidentally calls Josh Brolin by his actual first name instead of Brand,
Check out these small mistakes fans spotted in fantasy movies, and don't forget to vote up your favorites!
A Not So Magical Camera Operator In 'Chamber Of Secrets'
Cameraman caught in Harry Potter.215Mildly infuriating?
Grandpa Joe Gets Charlie Off-Brand Candy In 'Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory'
From Redditor u/eyedharma:
Grandpa Joe buys Charlie some Wonka candy on his birthday and then tells him he's got more of a chance finding the Golden Yicket because he wants it more. He doesn't even give him a Wonka Bar, the only product the golden ticket is being hidden in.175Mildly infuriating?
Eomer Loses His Sword In 'Two Towers'
From Redditor u/Stonewalled89:
In Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, at the end of his meeting with Aragorn, Legolas and Gimli, Eomer's sword falls out of his scabbard as he mounts his horse.178Mildly infuriating?
Wesley's Pants Clean Themselves In 'The Princess Bride'
In the iconic sword fight scene from The Princess Bride, Wesley's pants get dirty from being pushed against the rocks in the corner. For the rest of the fight (and movie), they are completely clean.114Mildly infuriating?