16 Mind Blowing Facts About the Blair Witch Project Guaranteed to Intrigue and Creep You Out
The Blaire Witch Project was a 1999 thriller movie that became a cultural phenomenon. Over the years the film has thrilled and chilled, been mocked and mimicked, inspired other aspiring filmmakers, and spawned a couple sequels but the fascinating history behind the movie really sets it apart. The movie is considered one of the most successful independent films of all time largely because it's budget of a mere $25k ended up grossing over $248 million worldwide. While an entire generation managed to enjoy the movie there are some startling facts about its creation that just beg for your time and attention. Prepare to be amazed.
1. Expensive Musicvia:providr
The most expensive scene of the entire film was when the three characters sat around the campfire and Heather recited the lyrics to the popular 60’s television show Gilligan’s Island. Eventually, the production team actually had to purchase the rights to the song in order to keep the scene in the completed and released movie.