Oscars 2016 is couple of weeks away. People around the world are waiting with much excitement to know which of their favorite movies are going to take home the olden man this year.
The list of movies which won the nods were announced a few weeks back. Here are all the unknown facts about the Oscars 2016 nominated movies you must know:
Did you know that Leonardo DiCaprio had to break his vegetarianism for the movie by eating raw cow's liver? Besides that, his make up took about 4 to 5 hours everyday! The snow sprinkles seen on his beard throughout the movie is actually candle wax.
Mad Max: Fury Road
After filming for three continuous months and using many high profile equipments, by the end of the shoot, the team had about 480 hours of raw footage! The footage was later editing by Miller's wife Margaret Sixel are brought down to 3 hours movie.
Science fiction movie The Martian was shot within just a period of 70 days! To shoot the movie, about 20 sets were created and the film-makers had to prove to NASA that they have enough knowledge about it by going through a 50 sheets paperwork!
Though Spotlight went on to become one of the most brilliant movies of 2015 and overpowered even Revenant, it could only make about $31 million at the box office, against a budget of $20 million, which is extremely less.
The actress Ronan had to learn proper table manners for her role in Brooklyn as a young Irish girl from early 1950s. Talking about it she said, 'That was a huge hurdle for me. I've just got awful table manners, really.'
Most people think that the movie Room is based on real life story, But, the truth is it isn't. Also, the actress Brie Larson isolated herself for a month in order to get a sense of what Ma and Jack were going through.
Bridge of Spies
While other movies needs years if research work before being filmed, the director of Bridge of Spies, Spielberg had no idea about it until two years ago! Also, Tom Hanks had to watch Youtube videos to understand the character better.
The Big Short
The movie showcased Christian Bale as a investment banker for the first time in 15 years! He previously played the role of investment banker in 2002. Also, the movie has cameo of Selena Gomez.
We are as curious as you to know what movie is going to win the big award! We'll keep you updated with all the latest Oscar happenings.