After getting a cool response over the Hangover screenplay I had uploaded, I revisited the movie again. Along with it I found some cool trivia online about the movie which amused me. So here it is-
1. The songs in the movie by Zack GalifianaKis and Ed helms ( ” Stu’s song” and “Three best friends” were improvised.
2.A real taser was originally going to be used in the taser scene, but lawyers from Warner brothers demanded that the crew use a prop.
3. In real life, Mike Tyson owns seven tigers, (Seven!!) Mike Tyson revealed that he speared in the film to fund his drug habbit, and that he was high on cocaine when he filmed his scenes. Tyson later said that working on the film convinced him to change his lifestyle.
4. Did you know Bradley cooper is a teetotaler in real life? Irony, is it not? He quit drinking at 29.
5. Amusingly Alan is actually correct – card counting is NOT illegal, and is indeed only frowned upon. Casinos are not allowed to ban suspected counters, as per the supreme ruling, and must rely on internal countermeasures to stop them.
6. Did you know the guy making out with a woman in an elevator at the hotel, is actually the director Todd Philips?
7. Zach Galifianakis said he tried to forbid his own mother from seeing the film, and that he yells at parents of kids who tell him they like it.
8. Did you know, Lindsay Lohan was offered the part of Jade, the stripper, but turned it down. She did not like the script and thought the movie would bomb. Heather Graham was given the role instead. Lohan Later admitted to regretting the decision.
9. Three sets of twins and a dummy were used to potray the baby.
10. one of the songs from the movie is ” Cant tell me nothing” by Kanye West. One of the stars, Zach Galifianakis was paid by West to make an alternative music video for the song.
For more Trivia check out – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1119646/trivia
Check out the hangover Screenplay here, both original and final.