25 Bizarre Things Spotted In Movie Backgrounds

One of the many magical elements in movies is how seamlessly they can take us out of our own world and teleport us into a new one. From frame to frame, we watch characters and stories unfold until the final conclusion. However, even the most carefully crafted film can have weird stuff appear in the background. Whether it’s a continuity error or random cameo that doesn’t make any sense, sometimes these weird background appearances can totally knock us out of the story. Are you ready to see what kind of crazy stuff appears in movies? Here are 25 Bizarre Things Spotted In Movie Backgrounds.

25

North by Northwest - Actor Forgets to Lean

north by northwestSource: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmCCccdtBag

During a car riding scene in North by Northwest, Cary Grant and the actor playing a police officer next to him are sitting in the car with an obvious green screen background. When the car turns, the two actors are supposed to lean but the other actor forgets. So, Cary Grant gives him a little nudge to remind him.

24

Enter the Dragon - The Laughing Extra

enter the dragonSource: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LWJQ__Yu52o

In the movie Enter the Dragon, Bruce Lee brutally beats his opponent with a few swift kicks. Afterward, if you look in the background, one of the extras watching it go down suddenly laughs.

23

Star Trek Into Darkness - R2-D2 Cameo

r2d2Source: http://io9.gizmodo.com

At around the one hour, seventeen minute mark, when the Enterprise is attacked by the Vengence, you might catch a barely noticeable cameo of R2-D2 in Star Trek Into Darkness.

22

Shaun of the Dead - Chris Martin Cameo

chris martin cameoSource: https://www.buzzfeed.com

In the final act of Shaun of the Dead, when all hell has broken loose around the main characters, and they’re surrounded by the undead, you might see Chris Martin from Coldplay making a cameo as a zombie.

21

Star Wars: The Phantom Menace - E.T. Cameo

et senateSource: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OAPUGq0VGWg

Star Wars toys are noticeably visible in Steven Spielberg’s E.T. and in return, George Lucas snuck in an E.T. cameo in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. During the senate scene, you’ll briefly see them cheering in one of those weird pods.



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