With once-cocky sports agent Jerry Maguire (Tom Cruise) out of a job and desperate to keep clients, he reaches out to Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Rod Tidwell (Cuba Gooding Jr.), who colorfully expresses his unhappiness with his existing contract. Not only does the shirtless Gooding gyrate and repeat "Show me the money!" on the phone, but he insists that Maguire scream it back at him.
Ocean's Eleven was originally intended to feature a very different group of actors. Bruce Willis was cast, but had to pull out due to scheduling conflicts. Matt Damon's part of the pick pocket was meant for Mark Wahlberg. Luke Wilson and Owen Wilson were supposed to play the brothers Virgil and Turk, but dropped out to film The Royal Tenenbaums. Danny Glover, who was originally slated to play the part of Frank Catton, also declined in order to appear in The Royal Tenenbaums.
Much to Fritz Lang's dismay, Adolf Hitler and Joseph Goebbels were big fans of his 1927 film Metropolis. Goebbels met with Lang and told him that he could be made an honorary Aryan despite his Jewish background. Goebbels told him "Mr Lang, we decide who is Jewish and who is not". Lang fled to Paris that very night.
Cleopatra (1934) was Cecil B. DeMille's first film to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. (It didn't win Best Picture, but did take home the award for Best Cinematography.) The film features Claudette Colbert as Cleopatra, Warren William as Julius Caesar, and Henry Wilcoxon as Mark Antony.
In the 1998 version of The Man in the Iron Mask, D'Artagnan (played by Gabriel Byrne) jumps in front of Philippe (Leonardo DiCaprio) when he is attacked by Louis (also Leonardo DiCaprio) and takes a dagger for him. D'Artagnan dies before he can finish the musketeers' famous slogan "All for one, one for all".