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Game of Thrones is literally written with one finger

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Prior to the 8th season of the show shitting the bed from such a great height the impact of it landing obliterated the series from public consciousness, Game of Thrones was pretty popular. This said, there is still a very dedicated fanbase waiting for the last few books to be released. Something they’re probably going to be doing for a long-ass time considering series author, George R.R. Martin, writes the books with one finger. 

George R.R. Martin has fans fact check his own books

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Game of Thrones is a book series known for its meticulously crafted world and expansive cast of colorful characters. Now while you’d series creator George R.R. Martin would have an encyclopedic knowledge of the inner machinations of the world of Westeros, the author once sheepishly admitted that he has to fact check his novels with his fans.

The Iron Man movies made Paul Bettany feel like a pirate

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We think it’s safe to say that almost every actor who has a recurring role in the MCU fucking loves Marvel, if only due to the career resurgence being in the most popular series of movies in history causes. A seeming exception to this is Paul Bettany, an actor who didn’t even watch the movies he was in. 

That time a movie about giving up material possessions set marketing records

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Eat Pray Love is a movie based on a book all about how awesome it is to be rich, white and have sex with Javier Bardem. All things we’d have assumed people would know already but whatever. Anyway, the film is ostensibly about finding happiness not through things, but experiences. A lesson the studio heroically ignored in lieu of selling a whole heap of shit with Eat Pray Love branding on it. 

How Justin Bieber inspired the actions scenes of Dredd

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Dredd is a film in which a futuristic super-cop wielding a gun that fires armour piercing grenades who rides a sentient motorcycle somehow struggles to arrest a 120 lb drug addict played by Lena Headey. The film also features several slow-motion shootouts set to a song inspired by, of all things, a Justin Bieber track.