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MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did The Internet Change "Snakes On A Plane"?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did The Internet Change "Snakes On A Plane"?

Discover how an Internet parody of "Snakes on a Plane" led to alterations to the Samuel L. Jackson film.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: The One Where We Learn Which "Friends" Character Nearly Had A Baby

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: The One Where We Learn Which "Friends" Character Nearly Had A Baby

Discover which surprising "Friends" character nearly had a baby, and why the sitcom's producers changed their minds.

Movie Legends Revealed: Does Marvel Not Own the Film Rights to the Hulk?

Movie Legends Revealed: Does Marvel Not Own the Film Rights to the Hulk?

This week, prepare to learn about the complicated world of film rights when we delve into whether Marvel owns the right to make a "Hulk" movie.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Was Mr. Smithers On "The Simpsons" Originally Black And Married?

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Was Mr. Smithers On "The Simpsons" Originally Black And Married?

As Harry Shearer returns to "The Simpsons," we spotlight a legend involving one of the characters he plays: Was Mr. Smithers originally black, and married with children?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: The Feminist Origins Of Disney's "Beauty And The Beast"

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: The Feminist Origins Of Disney's "Beauty And The Beast"

Discover whether the original version of Disney's 1991 animated classic scrapped because Belle wasn't independent enough.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: What Celebrity Was "South Park" Not Allowed To Kill?

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: What Celebrity Was "South Park" Not Allowed To Kill?

We know "South Park" has a long history of targeting celebrities, but what actress would Comedy Central not allow the show to kill in a Season 1 episode?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did Harrison Ford And George Lucas Meet?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did Harrison Ford And George Lucas Meet?

This week we get to the bottom of one of the most prolific "Star Wars" legends: whether Harrison Ford first met George Lucas while doing carpentry work for him.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED; What's The Secret Origin Of Lily From "How I Met Your Mother"?

TV LEGENDS REVEALED; What's The Secret Origin Of Lily From "How I Met Your Mother"?

Discover whether the person Lily Aldrin was based on would only permit the character to exist if she was played by "Buffy" veteran Alyson Hannigan.

Movie Legends Revealed: Was O.J. Simpson Originally Going to Play The Terminator?

Movie Legends Revealed: Was O.J. Simpson Originally Going to Play The Terminator?

Travel to the past and learn whether O.J. Simpson was originally going to star as the cyborg assassin in James Cameron's sci-fi classic.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED:  Discover "Family Guy's" Nearly "MAD" Origins

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Discover "Family Guy's" Nearly "MAD" Origins

This week, learn how "Family Guy" made it to the air, and just how close it came to being part of another Fox show!

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: Was "Back To The Future" Always "To Be Continued"?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: Was "Back To The Future" Always "To Be Continued"?

This week we take the DeLorean up to 88 MPH to find out if the original "Back to the Future" really ended with "To Be Continued ..."

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: What's The Secret, Lazy Origin Of "The Simpsons" Opening?

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: What's The Secret, Lazy Origin Of "The Simpsons" Opening?

The opening sequence of "The Simpsons" has become a television classic, but what's the story behind it?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did Bambi Give Us Smokey Bear?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did Bambi Give Us Smokey Bear?

Learn how Walt Disney's iconic animated movie "Bambi" led to the creation of the classic forest fire-prevention character Smokey Bear.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Did "South Park's" Cartman Originally Have A Dad And A Sister?

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Did "South Park's" Cartman Originally Have A Dad And A Sister?

This week, we're going down to South Park to find out whether Cartman originally had both a father and a sister in the series pilot.

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED; Was Judy Garland Paid Less Than Toto For "The Wizard Of Oz"?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED; Was Judy Garland Paid Less Than Toto For "The Wizard Of Oz"?

We're off to see the Wizard to learn whether Judy Garland was really paid less than the dog that played Toto in the MGM classic.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Why Did CBS Replace "Cagney and Lacey's" First Cagney?

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Why Did CBS Replace "Cagney and Lacey's" First Cagney?

Look back with us to an uglier time, in the early '80s, when TV executives feared "Cagney and Lacey" seemed like it was about two lesbians.

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: Was It Alec Guinness' Idea To Kill Obi-Wan In "Star Wars"?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: Was It Alec Guinness' Idea To Kill Obi-Wan In "Star Wars"?

Learn whether Oscar winner Alec Guinness hated working on "Star Wars" so much that he came up with Obi-Wan Kenobi's death to get out of the film.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED; "Little House On The Prairie" And The Baby Battering Ram

TV LEGENDS REVEALED; "Little House On The Prairie" And The Baby Battering Ram

We head to Walnut Grove for the bizarre story of why one particularly dark episode of "Little House" features a baby used as a battering ram.

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: Did Robin Williams' Character Originally Die In "Dead Poets Society"?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: Did Robin Williams' Character Originally Die In "Dead Poets Society"?

Learn whether the "O Captain! My Captain!" tributes to Robin Williams' character in the 1989 classic were originally meant to go with the character's death!

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: What Message Did Paul McCartney Hide In A "Simpsons" Episode?

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: What Message Did Paul McCartney Hide In A "Simpsons" Episode?

Turn me on, dead man, and discover the secret message Paul McCartney hid in a 1995 episode of "The Simpsons"!

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did Harrison Ford Accidentally Audition For "Star Wars"?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did Harrison Ford Accidentally Audition For "Star Wars"?

Discover how Harrison Ford found himself auditioning for the role of his lifetime as Han Solo in "Star Wars."

Movie Legends Revealed: Was Two-Face Going to be the Bad Guy in "Batman Returns?"

Movie Legends Revealed: Was Two-Face Going to be the Bad Guy in "Batman Returns?"

Discover whether Christopher Walken's Max Schreck in "Batman Returns" was originally written as Harvey Dent, better known as Two-Face!

Movie Legends Revealed: Did Spielberg Want to Direct "Superman" as a Musical?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did Spielberg Want to Direct "Superman" as a Musical?

Did Steven Spielberg really want to direct the first "Superman" film -- as a musical?

Movie Legends Revealed: Were The Muppets Sued For Making Fun of Spam?

Movie Legends Revealed: Were The Muppets Sued For Making Fun of Spam?

Legend has it that Hormel Foods once sued the Muppets because they made fun of Spam.

Movie Legends Revealed: Did Chuck Norris Turn Down "The Karate Kid?"

Movie Legends Revealed: Did Chuck Norris Turn Down "The Karate Kid?"

It's long been rumored Norris turned down a role in "The Karate Kid" because of its negative portrayal of karate. Is this "Chuck Norris Fact" true?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did the Ghostbusters Originally Travel Through Time?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did the Ghostbusters Originally Travel Through Time?

We close out the 30th anniversary of "Ghostbusters" by examining Dan Aykroyd’s surprising original vision for the film.

Movie Legends Revealed: Was Flash Gordon Nearly in "A Christmas Story?"

Movie Legends Revealed: Was Flash Gordon Nearly in "A Christmas Story?"

On Christmas Eve, we look at a surprising team-up that could have been: Flash Gordon and Ralphie from "A Christmas Story!"

Movie Legends Revealed: How a Teen Made Millions Writing 'the Stupidest Song Ever'

Movie Legends Revealed: How a Teen Made Millions Writing 'the Stupidest Song Ever'

We take a look at how a teenager was enlisted by his director father to write "the stupidest song ever," resulting in a classic movie and TV theme.

TV Legends Revealed: Why Did Michael Landon Blow Up the "Little House" Sets?

TV Legends Revealed: Why Did Michael Landon Blow Up the "Little House" Sets?

The classic family drama ended with Walnut Grove being destroyed. But why did Michael Landon do it?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did CGI Shrink Man of Steelâs Package in "Superman Returns"?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did CGI Shrink Man of Steel’s Package in "Superman Returns"?

This week, learn whether Bryan Singer had to use digital effects to reduce the size of star Brandon Routh's crotch in "Superman Returns."

Movie Legends Revealed: Was the Owner in "Major League" Secretly the Hero?

Movie Legends Revealed: Was the Owner in "Major League" Secretly the Hero?

As the World Series finishes tonight, we reveal how the evil team owner in "Major League" was originally intended to be the hero of the classic baseball film.

Movie Legends Revealed: The Shocking Origin of "Scream's" Ghostface Mask

Movie Legends Revealed: The Shocking Origin of "Scream's" Ghostface Mask

Was the mask used in "Scream" discovered in an abandoned house during location scouting for the film?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did Kevin Smith Write a Decoy "Batman V Superman" Script?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did Kevin Smith Write a Decoy "Batman V Superman" Script?

This week, we learn the truth of whether "Tusk" filmmaker Kevin Smith wrote a decoy script for the Warner Bros. sequel.

Movie Legends Revealed: Black Widow Nearly Beat Iron Man to the Big Screen

Movie Legends Revealed: Black Widow Nearly Beat Iron Man to the Big Screen

This week, learn how the Black Widow nearly made it into theaters before the rest of her Avengers teammates!

Movie Legends Revealed: How Did an "Avengers" Extra Land a Lead Role in Whedon's Next Film?

Movie Legends Revealed: How Did an "Avengers" Extra Land a Lead Role in Whedon's Next Film?

We examine the amazing story of how a background extra in "The Avengers" ended up with a lead role in Joss Whedon's "Much Ado About Nothing."

Movie Legends Revealed: Did "Star Wars" Add a Severed Arm to Earn a PG Rating?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did "Star Wars" Add a Severed Arm to Earn a PG Rating?

In this week's Movie Legends Revealed, discover if George Lucas inserted a shot of a severed arm in "Star Wars" to avoid a G rating from the MPAA.

Movie Legends Revealed: Did Robin Williams' Ad-Libbing Rob "Aladdin" of an Oscar?

Movie Legends Revealed: Did Robin Williams' Ad-Libbing Rob "Aladdin" of an Oscar?

Did the late Robin Williams' extensive ad-libbing in "Aladdin" make the Disney film ineligible for the Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar?

Movie Legends Revealed" How "Let It Go" Saved "Frozen's" Elsa From Being a Villain

Movie Legends Revealed" How "Let It Go" Saved "Frozen's" Elsa From Being a Villain

This week, we examine the history of Disney's animated hit, and learn how the Oscar-winning "Let It Go" changed the plot of the film.

Movie Legends Revealed: Dumbledore Was Originally Going to Be Straight in "Harry Potter" Films?

Movie Legends Revealed: Dumbledore Was Originally Going to Be Straight in "Harry Potter" Films?

Head to Hogwarts to discover whether Harry Potter's headmaster was going to be straight in the films despite author J.K. Rowling writing him as gay.

Movie Legends Revealed: How a Horse Falling Off a Cliff Led to 'No Animals Were Harmed'

Movie Legends Revealed: How a Horse Falling Off a Cliff Led to 'No Animals Were Harmed'

This week, we look back at the sad origins of the tagline, "no animals were harmed in the making of this film."

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