Behind-the-Curtain Tidbits About 30 Movies from the Early Aughts

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Behind-the-Curtain Tidbits About 30 Movies from the Early Aughts

Although it makes us feel extremely old, there’s something fun about saying, “Back in aught-seven.” It provides an air of distinction, which tends to come with old age, but we’re leaning into it. We’re proud of the movies we grew up with, so even if they’re a tad before your time, you’ll still find comfort in the warm glow of our nostalgia.

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BEHINO-THE-SCENES FACTS Trust the comedy instincts of LESLIE MANN CRACKED.COM Apatow thought her scene should end with cops finding a gun under her seat. And Leslie said to me, 'No, I really think I need to throw up in his face.' And then she made her own vomit out of strawberry yogurt and some sort of breakfast cereal. And it turned out to be one of the biggest laughs of the movie.

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BEHINO-THE-SCENES FACTS Who is to blame for painful screams of KELLY CLARKSON! Ameri 2 NIGHT FIN TOMOR CRACKED.COM Clarkson confronted Judd Apatow on her TV show and he promptly passed the buck. I'm going to blame Seth Rogen. We had a piece of paper with all the curses for Steve to scream when he gets waxed. And on the side with the clean curses, it says 'Kelly Clarkson' in Seth's handwriting.

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The Joker's mask is a callback THE DARK KNIGHT This mask is very similar to the one worn in the Joker's introduction during the 1966 tv show Batman. CRACKED.COM

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BEHIND-THE-SCENES FACTS ADAM SCOTT GOT THE ROLE THANKS TO PAUL RUDD. STEP BROTHERS Adam McKay became interested in Scott after Rudd told him he's one of the funniest guys he knows. If Paul Rudd's saying that, you know he's good, said McKay. CRACKED.COM

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John Cena was in a bunch of early 2000s movies just to promote WWE. © ME Every second I was on one of those movie sets, I wanted to be back in WWE, he says of movies like 12 Rounds, Fred: The Movie, and Legendary. CRACKED.COM

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THE MATT DAMON PUPPET FROM TEAM AMERICA: WORLD POLICE Something happened in the oven when the puppet makers were baking Damon's head -- it came out looking ... less than intelligent. With no time to make a new one, Trey Parker and Matt Stone decided to give Damon an idiot personality instead. MATT DAMON! GRACKED.COM

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MCLOVIN'S FAKE ID FROM SUPERBAD Christopher Mintz-Plasse also would have needed a fake ID to buy booze for the party -- the actor was only 17 years old when he filmed Superbad. That meant he had to have his mom on set at all times, including during his love scene. Eww! HAWAII DRIVER LICENSE NUMBER 01-47-87441 06/03/1981 NAM W 06/03/2003 EYES SEX CTY - MO N-M ISSUE DATE CLASS weath ENDORSE 06101001 and McL OVIN 892 MOMONA ST CRACKED.COM HONOLULU. NI 96820

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