40 Fantastic “Behind The Scenes” Shots Of The World’s Most Iconic Films

Published March 21, 2017
Updated June 26, 2019

Movie-goers marvel at the stunning scenes that appear on the big screen. But going behind the scenes is exciting, too.

Filming Of Aliens
Top Gun
Conan Destroyer
Rocky
40 Fantastic “Behind The Scenes” Shots Of The World’s Most Iconic Films
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Since the onset of moving pictures, people the world over have carried on a love affair with the silver screen. While films let us travel to other "realities," movie-goers can seldom see the less glamorous realities -- the long hours, the grunt work, the laughter and tears -- that go into producing the fictions they pay to see at the cinema.

Here, we take a peek behind the camera for a look at several popular films, and see how things look from the other side of the lens.

Erin Kelly
An All That’s Interesting writer since 2013, Erin Kelly focuses on historic places, natural wonders, environmental issues, and the world of science. Her work has also been featured in Smithsonian and she’s designed several book covers in her career as a graphic artist.