9 most terrible tragedies that have occurred during the filming of movies
ordinary spectator seems that the creation of the film - it is a very interesting and exciting process. But few people know that in the resounding success of this or other films is not only hard work of actors and stuntmen, but also human tragedies.
1. The Expendables 2
During the filming of killing one stunt, and the other was in critical condition after something went wrong in the scene with the exploding of a rubber dinghy. It took five hours to bring the survivor understudy in a stable condition.
2. The illusion of deception
During the filming of the episode Henley Reeves escape from the water chamber actress Isla Fisher nearly drowned for real. The chain of the handcuffs, which was an actress, got stuck, and she held under water for about three minutes!
3. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Part 1
Understudy Daniel Radcliffe David Holmes on set neck injury and was paralyzed. 25-year-old took part in the stunt heroes flight stage and crashed into a wall, causing it was partially paralyzed upper body.
4. The Hangover 2
Stuntman Scott McLean received a head injury and other injuries during the filming of an episode in which the two cars collide. During the execution of the trick MacLean leaned out of the window when his car crashed into another car. As a result he sued the company Warner Bros. and demanded compensation for damage caused to his health.
5. The Dark Knight
Operator Conway Wickliffe was killed when a stunt during the filming of his car was not included in the rotation and at high speed crashed into a tree.
Occurred due to a fatal error accidental death of the son of the famous Bruce Lee, Brandon Lee shocked the whole Hollywood. During the filming of the fake gun flew cap and hit the actor in the stomach. Brandon Lee was killed by ongoing hemorrhage.
Understudy Vin Diesel starred Garry O'Connor in a scene where he had to go down on a paraglider and land on the boat, galloping at breakneck speed. However, the stunt did not calculate the trajectory, I hit a bridge and died of a bounce. militant creators left this scene in the film (except death understudy) to pay tribute to the latest work of O'Connor.
8. Top Gun
Pilot Art Scholl stunt during the filming of the blockbuster "Top Gun" lost control of the aircraft on which he performed stunts, and fell into the Pacific Ocean. The rescue team has not found any stunt the body or plane.
9. The Twilight Zone
During the filming of the Vietnamese battlefield helicopter pilot lost control, and he fell to the ground, killing three actors - Vic Morrow, 7-year-old Mu-Sa Ding Li and 6-year-old Renee Shin-Yi. In this case, the man and one of the children was beheaded helical blades. The film's director, John Landis was prosecuted, but the judges, view the captured images of the tragedy, they found him not guilty.