Ocean’s Eleven

Ocean's Eleven is a 2001 heist film and a remake of the 1960 Rat Pack film of the same name. The 2001 film was directed by ...

Subway by Luc Besson

Subway was filmed partially on location in the Paris Métro and Paris RER, and partially on sets that were designed by Alexandre Trauner. The opening car ...

Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia is a 1962 epic historical drama film based on the life of T. E. Lawrence. It was directed by David Lean and produced ...

Full Metal Jacket (1987)

Full Metal Jacket is a 1987 British-American war film directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick. The screenplay by Kubrick, Michael Herr, and Gustav Hasford was based ...

Layer Cake

Director Matthew Vaughn is a descendant of Edward Harley, 3rd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer. For several reasons, he is not eligible to be the Earl ...

Heat

Rather than dubbing in the gunshots during the bank robbery shootout, Michael Mann had microphones carefully placed around the set so that the audio could be ...

The Thomas Crown Affair

A 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4*S N.A.R.T. Spider identical to the one in the film was sold at auction for $27.5 million on August 17, 2013, in ...

Brother by Takeshi Kitano

Kitano reputedly had problems working with Masaya Katô. Kato had his own ideas, and Kitano would get so upset that he would yell at him. In ...

King of New York

The shootout between the Chinese gang and Christopher Walken's crew was filmed in the same alley featured in Krieg in Chinatown (1987), also directed by Ferrara, ...

The Getaway

The orange Volkswagen Beetle that Steve McQueen and Ali MacGraw pass as they flee town after the bank heist is driven by James Garner. Garner had ...

Blade Runner

As Batty and Tyrell talk about how to prolong replicant lifespans, Batty suggests a process involving "EMS". Tyrell responds by saying that "Ethyl methanesulfonate" was tried ...

Highlander

The Kurgan—who was among the members of the Kurgan tribe where he was taken in and named Victor—was born in what is now Russia on the ...