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Eurotrip

Where Did They Shoot the Majority of the EuroTrip Film? 

EuroTrip is a 2004 American romantic comedy film written by Alec Berg, David Mandel, and Jeff Schaffer and directed by Jeff Schaffer. The story follows Scotty Thomas and his friends who set on a trip to Europe after he experiences a brutal break-up. But did you ever wonder if they actually went to all those …

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Metal Music

How Does Listening to Heavy Metal Help Process Negative Emotions? 

Heavy metal is a rock music genre that rose to fame in the late 1960s and early 1970s. This was mainly in the United Kingdom and the United States. Heavy metal bands developed a thick, monumental sound characterized by distortion, extended guitar solos, emphatic beats, and loudness, with roots in blues, psychedelic, and acid rock. …

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Iceland NYE

Why Do People From Iceland Light Candles on New Year’s Eve?

Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic Ocean with the fewest people in Europe. Reykjavik, Iceland’s capital and largest city, is home to more than 65% of the country’s population. It is the only part of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge that rises above sea level, and its central volcanic plateau erupts almost constantly. …

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Edgar Allan Poe

What Really Caused Edgar Allan Poe’s Death?

Edgar Allan Poe was a poet, writer, editor, and literary critic from the United States. He is best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly those revolving around mystery and the macabre. He is widely regarded as a pivotal figure in American Romanticism and American literature. While his career seemed to be quite a …

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Whoopie Goldberg EGOT Nick

Who is the Only Person to Have Won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony, and a Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award?

One of the most anticipated awards shows in the US film industry are Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. While most celebrities dedicate their lives to getting their EGOT, some have already accomplished this and more. But who is this one particular celebrity who was able to get her EGOT and was even given the Nickelodeon …

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Offspring

What Does the Drummer of The Offspring Do Today?

The Offspring is an American rock band from California that started in 1984. The band’s original name was Manic Subsidal. Their current line-up includes lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Bryan Dexter Holland, bassist Todd Morse, and lead guitarist Kevin Noodles Wasserman. But did you know what their original drummer, Frederick Lilja, does today? The Offspring’s …

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Jackie Chan

Who Won the Best Foreign Singer Award in Japan in 1984 and is Actually A Trained Opera Singer?

Jackie Chan is a Hong Kong-born Chinese actor, filmmaker, martial artist, and stuntman noted for his slapstick acrobatic fighting style, comic timing, and clever stunts he usually does himself. Chan has been acting since the 1960s and has been in over 150 films. But did you know he was also an opera singer? Jackie Chan …

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Aloha

What is the Aloha Spirit Law?

Aloha is a Hawaiian term that has several meanings. The word means love, affection, peace, compassion, and mercy. It is widely used as a greeting, but it has a deeper cultural and spiritual meaning for native Hawaiians. They use it to describe a force that keeps life together. But do you know what the Aloha …

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Which Former British Royal was Supposed to Star in the Sequel of The Bodyguard?

In one of his interviews, Kevin Costner revealed that he offered a role to a former British Royalty for the sequel of his hit film The Bodyguard. But which former British Royal was he referring to?  Princess Diana decided to act in ‘The Bodyguard 2’ when Kevin Costner approached her. The plot revolved around a …

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Narnia

Why Did The Producers Have to Use CGI on the Dogs in The Chronicles of Narnia?

The Chronicles of Narnia film series is based on C. S. Lewis’s novel of the same name. The series follows the adventures of children in the world of Narnia, led by Aslan, a wise and powerful lion with the ability to speak and the true king of Narnia. But did you know the producers of …

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