Movie Mavericks

Movie Mavericks : Trivia from the Filmmaking Fringes

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A fascinating collection of inspirational, memorable and unconventional movie facts and trivia. Focusing on the more alternative, quirky areas of cinema - and the cult films which inspire passionate and loyal followings - the book brings together little-known facts about cult films, as well as unusual trivia about more mainstream movies. Just for tasters..."Withnail and I" - In the scene in which Richard E. Grant, ostensibly downs a bottle of lighter fluid, the can, which in rehearsals had been full of water, was filled with vinegar in order to get a better facial reaction from Grant. "Goodfellas" - The F-word is used 246 times through the course of the film, mostly by Joe Pesci.show more

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  • Paperback | 186 pages
  • 104 x 144 x 18mm | 81.65g
  • Ebury Publishing
  • Virgin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0753511851
  • 9780753511855
  • 1,733,295

About Jon Sandys

Jon Sandys is the creator of the hugely popular moviemistakes.com and is the author of Movie Mistakes, now in its fourth edition.show more

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