Film And Tv Facts

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer was the first TV show to ever use "Google" as a verb.

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In 1957, Leave it to Beaver became the first TV show to show part of a toilet.

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The Lord of the Rings: The King's Return won all 11 Academy Awards for which it was nominated.

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Famous as a piano player at Rick's Café Américain, Dooley Wilson was a guitarist, and he mimed the keyboard.

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In the movie "Casablanca" Humphrey Bogart never said "Play it again, Sam".

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Reserves from the Irish army were used as extras in the movie "Braveheart".

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The first animated film to be nominated for an Oscar for best picture was Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" in 1991.

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The script of the movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" took just 6 days to write.

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"Gone with the Wind" is the highest grossing movie of all time, when adjusted for inflation.

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Keanu Reeves gave US$80 million of his US$114 million salary for "The Matrix" movie to special effects and makeup staff.

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106-year-old Manoel de Oliveira was the oldest active film director until 2015. He began making movies during the silent era.

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The movie industry relocated from New York to LA to escape from Thomas Edison's patents.

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