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Facts You Never Knew About Your Favorite Movies

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    The Lion King was originally called "King of the Jungle" before they realized that lions don't actually live in jungles.
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    Do you remember this guy from 'Pocahontas?'
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    His name was Thomas and he was actually voiced by Christian Bale.
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    Ed Helms' missing tooth in 'The Hangover' wasn't computer generated, it's real. An adult tooth never grew in so he has an implant.
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    Gwyneth Paltrow played young Wendy in 'Hook.'
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    "Vader" is Dutch for father.
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    It was James Cameron who drew the portrait of Rose in 'Titanic.' The drawing was auctioned for at least $16,000.
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    In early drafts, the time machine in 'Back to the Future' was supposed to be a refrigerator.
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    Pumbaa was the first character to ever exhibit flatulence in a Disney movie.
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    Will Smith was originally approached to play Neo, but backed out to star in 'Wild Wild West' instead.
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    Other what ifs? John Travolta was considered for Maverick in 'Top Gun,' but his asking price was too high.
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    And Robert De Niro turned down the role of Captain Jack Sparrow because he thought 'Pirates of the Caribbean' was going to bomb.
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    R2D2 is shorthand for "Reel 2, Dialogue 2" that was used in George Lucas' film 'American Graffiti.' He liked the sound of it and re-used it for 'Star Wars.'
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    The lead characters in 'Pulp Fiction' were named Vincent and Jules...
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    While the lead characters in 'Twins' were also named Vincent and Julius. Coincidence? Nope. Danny DeVito had been a producer on 'Pulp Fiction.'
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    E.T.'s face was modeled after Albert Einstein, Carl Sandburg and a pug.