Movie Myths 4
brother where art thou
The movie " brother where art thou" is loosely based off "The Odyssey" by
Homer. Many commons can be see throughout the movie.
The name Delmar means "ofthe sea," and the name Peter means "the rock." This
is a loose reference to when Odysseus travels Between the cliffs in which the six
headed monster, Sewn, stands and the sea which holds Charybdis, the whirlpool.
Therefore, Everett travels between Delmar (the sea) and Pete (the rock).
Everett' s wife is named Penny, a shortened version of Penelope, Odysseus' wife.
They are both seduced by sirens.
Daniel "Big Dan" League, having one good eye, is an allusion of the cyclops.
Pete is thought by Delmar to have been turned into a frog, mirroring Circe' s
transformation of Odysseus' crew into swine.
Ulysses, the Latin form of the Greek name Odysseus, is the tint name of the rdm' s
protagonist, Ulysses Everett Mcgill. Odysseus in ancient Greek means roughly
man of constant sorrow."
the list goes on.
Jamie Lee Curtis
Actress Jamie Lee Curtis was born with both male and female sex
organs, making her a hermaphrodite.
Back to the Future II
The hoverboard from Back to the future His actually real.
Slyvester Stalone once starred in a porno.
A third theatrical film in the Bill and Ted franchise was planned,
and a screenplay was written. Although it never got past the
overproduction phase, a large portion of the script, and overall
concept, was adapted into the 1996 film .
The actress in the movie "Goodburger" who was painted gold, died
from asphyxiation after being covered in gold paint
The Dark side of Oz
A number of eerie coincidences can be found when Pink Floyd' s
Dark Side of the moon" album is Synched in with "The wizard