Incredibly, it has already been 15 years since Pearl Harbor first premiered on the big screen, yet the film is still loved by fans worldwide. Michael Bay and crew took on the difficult task of portraying one of the most significant events of World War II and turning it into a romantic drama. As a result it was received poorly by critics but was loved by general audiences, and remains an iconic film of the 2000s. With a star studded cast that included three Oscar winners and five Oscar nominees and of course Josh Hartnett in his prime, many have seen it, but there is still lots of things not widely known about the film. Check out 10 things you didn’t know about Pearl Harbor!
The filming for Pearl Harbor was completed in only 109 days, just one day over schedule and it took over 3000 members who completed 200 hours of material, and 3906 set-ups.