That time an actor needed a bodyguard to protect others from himself

John McTiernan’s Predator, apart from being a sci-fi masterpiece, boasts arguably the beefiest cast of all time.  So much so that Sonny Landham, a rather large and intimidating man himself, is dwarfed by some of his co-stars. 

Landham actually had a bodyguard on set, but it wasn’t to fend off the other alpha males on set, it was to protect the rest of the cast from him.

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That time a Lego game was cancelled because people couldn’t stop making dicks in it

Minecraft is perhaps the closest thing to videogaming Lego that we have, and its overwhelming success proves that there is a market for that type of game.  Lego Universe was intended to be the game to finally scratch that itch, but it was cancelled due to players filling the game world with their custom penises.

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Big Trouble In Little China: 4 Things you probably didn’t know

Is there a better director/actor combination than John Carpenter and Kurt Russell?  If there is, then I’m struggling to think of it.  This particular duo have graced us with such classics as The Thing, Escape From New York and of course, Big Trouble In Little China.

While we’re on the subject of Big Trouble, here are four things that you didn’t know about it.  Probably.

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Alost every Terminator movie was shafted by its own trailer

Trailers are the best marketing tool a movie can have. Within a couple of minutes, a good trailer can give you a feel for what an upcoming movie is going to be like, hint at interesting plot elements and showcase the main characters.  What a trailer should never do is reveal plot twists, which is something that the marketing department behind the Terminator franchise just can’t grasp.

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