Surprisingly, few legendary movie moments weren’t even in the scripts. Sometimes, when we look back at cinema history, we find remarkable moments that happened spontaneously and without any writing. It could be a dialogue, a simple gesture, or even an entire monologue. However, it left a great admiration for the actors. So let’s take a look at today’s list of 17 legendary movie moments you never knew weren’t even supposed to happen.
In the movie ‘Taxi Driver,’ the script by Paul Schrader only said, “Travis talks to himself in the mirror.” But, the actor decided to exploit the character’s mental state
In the movie ‘The Godfather,’ the original script just required Castellano to say, “Leave the gun.” However, the actor added some humor by referencing a scene where his wife asks him to run an errand.
A kid who’d won a contest to create a moment in the film suggested the classic line “what are you waiting for?” in the movie ‘I know what you did last summer.’
In the movie ‘Casino Royale,’ the thirstiest scene of James Bond walking out of the sea only happened because of Daniel Craig.
In the movie ‘The Princess Diaries, Mia fell on the bleachers was unscripted. The bleachers were slippery due to rain. However, the director adored the scene and kept the scene in the movie.
At the end of “Avengers: Infinity War,” Tom Holland has a heartbreaking moment with Robert Downey Jr. This unscripted scene won million hearts of Marvel fans.
In ’10 Things I Hate About You,’ Kat wasn’t supposed to cry during her speech. But Julia started crying in the shot, and the crew loved it.
The iconic line “She talks in her sleep” from ‘Indiana Jones and the last Crusade’ was wholly unscripted. Sean Connery improvised it.
The blood splattering scene from ‘The Children Of Men’ was a detailed accident. The cinematographer of the movie even called it a ‘miracle.’
In the phone booth scene from ‘Rain Man,’ Dustin Hoffman farted. Later, Tom Cruise’s reaction was improvised.
In the movie ‘Room,’ Tommy Wiseau genuinely noticed the dog for the first time. Later, he asked the shop owner to confirm if the dog was natural.
The scene of Mrs.Doubtfire frantically smacking the cake on her face was a disaster. Initially, the script intended to avoid recognition by slapping cake on the front.
The grunting scene of M’Baku from the movie ‘Black Panther’ was entirely improvised.
Leonardo DiCaprio accidentally cut his hand while shooting for ‘Django Unchained’ and chose to give the shot even though his hand was bleeding.
Tom Cruise made up the famous Old Time Rock and Roll dance scene in ‘Risky Business.’
In ‘Joker,’ Arthur dancing in the bathroom scene was Joaquin Phoenix’s improvised scene.
And last but not least, the Voldemort/Draco hug scene from ‘Harry Potters And Deathly Hallows: Part I’ was impulsive. It was super awkward yet one of the memorable moments of the movie.
So this was our list for the 17 Legendary Movie Moments That You Never Knew Even Happened. Let us know in the comment section which moment was your favorite.
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