10 Interesting the Titanic Movie Facts

Wednesday, November 30th 2016. | Entertainment

The Titanic Movie Facts impress you with the most critically acclaimed American movie. James Cameron is the director, writer, co-producer and co-editor of the epic romance-disaster movie. It was released in 1997. The main stars in the movie are Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet. The story of the movie is based on the sinking of RMS Titanic.

The Titanic Movie Facts 1: Jack and Rose

Winslet portrayed Rose who came from a high social class. On the other hand, Jack played by DiCaprio was from a low class. Both met and fell in love in this ship.

The Titanic Movie Facts 2: the production of Titanic movie

In 1995, the production of Titanic movie was started. The Akademik Mstislav Keldysh was used to film the modern scene of the wreck.

leonardo dicaprio

leonardo dicaprio

The Titanic Movie Facts 3: the sinking

The sinking of Titanic in the movie is flattering and impressive. Cameron recreated the sinking by using several methods such as reconstructing the Titanic at Playas de Rosarito in Baja California. He also applied the computer-generated imagery as well as the scale models.

The Titanic Movie Facts 4: the fund of Titanic

Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox decided to share the funding for filming Titanic. Check facts about the Simpsons here.

kate winslet

kate winslet

The Titanic Movie Facts 5: the budget

The estimated budget for filming Titanic was $200 million. At that time, the movie earned the status as the most expensive movie ever made.

The Titanic Movie Facts 6: releasing Titanic

On 19th December 1997, Titanic was released. It was a successful movie commercially and critically.

james cameron

james cameron

The Titanic Movie Facts 7: Titanic in Academy Award

During the Academy Award, Titanic received 14 nominations. The movie won eleven categories. The awards included the Oscar for Best Director and Best Picture.

The Titanic Movie Facts 8: the highest grossing movie

Titanic got the title as the highest grossing movie of all time after it earned more than $1.84 billion. In 2010, the record was surpassed by another movie of James Cameron, Avatar released in 2009.  The global income of Titanic increased into $2.18 billion after the 3D version of the movie was released on 4th April 2012.

facts about titanic

facts about titanic

The Titanic Movie Facts 9: the principal photography

In July 1996, the principal photography of the movie took place at Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.  Get facts about the Notebook Movie here.

The Titanic Movie Facts 10: a full scale RMS Titanic

A full scale of RMS Titanic was built for this movie at Fox Baja Studios in Rosarito, Mexico. The foam rubber was used to create the props for the safety of the stuntmen.

titanic movie poster

titanic movie poster

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