Questions tagged [stunts]

An unusual and difficult physical feat or an act requiring a special skill, performed for artistic purposes.

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How did Charlie Chaplin accomplish the gear stunts in Modern Times?

How was the famous scene in which Chaplin goes into the machine accomplished? Did they actually build gears for Chaplin to rotate around?
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Animals died during the film shooting?

Is it true, that a lot of animals died during the shooting of Gilliam's "Adventures of Baron Munchausen"? Quote from IMDB's trivia: A lot of the animals for the film died and had to be replaced. ...
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Do actors actually carry actresses?

I've seen a lot of movies where the actor (and sometimes actress) will carry another person bridal-style. Are they actually lifting the other person or are they carrying a dummy that looks like the ...
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Saving General Yang Animals Harmed?

Were animals harmed during the making of Saving General Yang (2013)? There are scenes where horses stumble and fall on their necks, are shot with arrows, slashed with swords, jump through fire, and ...

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