15 years ago, the premiere of the film “Fight Club” on the novel by Chuck Palahniuk. What is most interesting in America, this picture has collected only two times less money than was spent on it. I suggest you to plunge into the mysteries of this film and learn a lot more.
1. Early in the film, after the traditional warning of copyright protection, for a second there is another warning.
Translation. “If you are reading this then this warning is for you. Every word you read on this useless picture grabs your second life. You have nothing to do? Your life is so empty that you really can not think of a better pastime? Or are you so impressed with authority that they are willing to trust and respect each to anyone who requires it? You read everything you suggest I read? Think about all of the offer than thought? Buy what you impose? Get out of your apartment. Meet with someone of the opposite sex. Stop buying over and masturbate. Get away from work. Start fighting. Prove that you are alive. If you do not prove your right to be the person you turn to the statistics. You’ve been warned … Tyler. ” 2. At least one cup of Starbucks flickers in every scene of the film.
3. Tyler Durden appears on the screen four times before we learn it as a character.
4. At the beginning of the film the narrator sees on television advertising Bridgeworth Suites featuring Brad Pitt.
5. Breathing in the scene in the cave – the breath of Leonardo DiCaprio “Titanic” imposed on the frame of “Fight Club.”
6. Brad Pitt does not want his parents watched this movie, but they insisted. However, after this frame they regretted their decision.
“Without pain, without sacrifice, we would have nothing.” 7. Before filming Brad Pitt and Edward Norton did take boxing lessons and soap.
8. According to IMDb, Brad Pitt actually visited the dentist to make a chip on the front tooth.
9. Helena Bonham Carter, whose height is 1 meter 57 centimeters, put on a huge platform shoes to look organically in the frame with Brad Pitt (1 m 82 cm) and Edward Norton (1 m 88 cm).
10. She also got her make-up artist to apply her make-up with his left hand, because she thought that her character Marla would not pay much attention to such things.
11. In the scene where a member of Fight Club priest pours the camera shakes a little, because the operator could not stop laughing.
12. Prior to the approval of Brad Pitt on the role of producers wanted to Tyler played by Russell Crowe.
13. Sean Penn and MettDeymon auditioned for the role of the narrator, who eventually played by Edward Norton.
14. Marla Singer role was offered Reese Witherspoon and Sarah Michelle Gellar. Witherspoon refused, believing this role “too gloomy” and Gellar contract with the TV series “Buffy” did not allow her to take part in other projects.
Courtney Love and Winona Ryder also auditioned for the role of Marla.
15. Font that was used for the names and titles, called “Fight This» («Fight This»).
16. When the narrator writes haiku at work on his computer, open the document with the names of people from the film crew.
18. In this scene had heard the phrase “I want you to have an abortion,” but Laura Ziskin, producer, considered it offensive. Then the director agreed to replace it with the proviso that he had chosen the replica will not be subject to discussion. When Ziskin saw the new text (“I fucked so since elementary school”), it seemed to her more offensive, but it was impossible to change anything.
19. In the scene where the narrator first effort Tyler Durden, Edward Norton had put Brad Pitt fake kick …
But … at the last minute by director David Fincher told Norton hit Pitt really. Grimacing Brad is genuine, and you can see how Norton laughs at it.
20. Phone number Marla Singer coincides with telephone Teddy from the movie “Remember”. The same room at the Hong Kong restaurant in “Alias Harriet” and Eddie Elden in the movie “Flirting with the beast,” and the Institute of Psychiatry in the episode “Millennium”.
21. During the filming of this scene Edward Norton really was completely naked below the waist. “On that day I never went to the toilet, have you noticed?” – He joked, talking about this director Fincher.
22. The fat on the body of Bob looked believable, his suit was filled with birdseed. It weighed about fifty pounds.
23. Tyler makes a speech in Fight Club, he looks directly at Jared Leto’s character, talking about rock stars. For a year before the movie Summer created his band “30 Seconds To Mars».
“Television has convinced us all that one day we will become millionaires and rock stars. But we will not. ” 24. The film contains some hints that Tyler Durden – is the alter ego of the narrator. For example, when they get on the bus together, the narrator pays only for one person. Later, when they are riding in the car together, which manages Tyler, we see the narrator as the driver’s side.
25. And finally, in the last scene of the film flashes frame with male genitals – it supposedly put Tyler Durden, working as a projectionist.
17. Brad Pitt and Helena Bonham Carter spent three days recording the sounds of orgasm scene for their “invisible” sex.