50 Images From Behind The Scenes of Some of The Newest Films
"Behind the scenes" is used to describe what goes on during the filming process. After the movie is done filming, it's the pictures that reinvigorate our interest. Seeing behind-the-scenes photos makes people want to watch that movie again. The magic of Hollywood includes imaginative animation, digital wizardry, lifelike practical effects, and cutting-edge stunt sequences. We get to witness all of that and more when we see the behind-the-scenes photos. It's also just fun to see the actors and crew being silly during breaks.
Daniel Kwan And Daniel Scheinert Chatting On The Set Of Everything Everywhere All At Once
This photo shows the directors talking about the film on the set of Everything Everywhere All At Once. The film was released in 2022 and is about a Chinese-American immigrant who gets audited by the IRS.
She discovers that she has to connect with parallel universe versions of herself because she needs to prevent a powerful being from destroying the multiverse. The film stars Michelle Yeoh, Stephanie Hsu, Ke Huy Quan, and Jenny Slate. The film received widespread critical acclaim and was a success at the box office.
Ryan Coogler Chatting With Chadwick Boseman While Shooting Black Panther
This photo shows Ryan Coogler crouching down and chatting with Chadwick Boseman while on the set of Black Panther. Black Panther was released in 2018 and is an American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of Black Panther.
The character is the king of Wakanda and gains superhuman strength by ingesting a heart-shaped herb. Sadly, in 2020, Chadwick Boseman died after complications from stage IV colon cancer. Ryan Coogler stated that in his last conversation with Chadwick, he was very ill.
Jack Reynor, Ari Aster, And Florence Pugh Talking On The Set Of Midsommar
In this photo, Jack Reynor, director Ari Aster, and Florence Pugh are talking in between filming on the set of Midsommar. The film was released in 2019 and is a horror film that stars Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor, William Jackson Haper, and Vilhelm Blomgren.
Pugh and Reynor play a dysfunctional couple who travel to Sweden with some friends to attend a midsummer festival. However, they find themselves in the clutches of a sinister cult that practices Scandinavian paganism.
Tom Holland Standing On A Big, Comfy Mat, Talking To Director Ruben Fleischer On The Set Of Uncharted
The photo shows actor Tom Holland standing on a big, comfy mat, talking with director Ruben Fleischer on the set of Uncharted. The film was released in 2022 and was based on the video game franchise of the same name.
Uncharted stars Tom Holland, Mark Wahlberg, and Antonio Banderas. It didn't receive good reviews, but it is still a fun underdog story about a treasure hunt and ancient artifacts.
Florence Pugh Prepares To Take Flight On The Set Of Black Widow
This behind-the-scenes photo is from the film Black Widow and shows Florence Pugh preparing to take flight. The film was released in 2021 and is a superhero film directed by Cate Shortland.
Scarlett Johansson stars in the film as Natasha Romanoff, and also starring in it are Florence Pugh, David Harbour, William Hurt, and more. Black Widow is set after the events of Captain America: Civil War.
Jordan Peele Talking With Lupita Nyong'o On The Set Of Us
This photo shows director Jordan Peele instructing Lupita Nyong'o, who plays Red, on the set of Us. The film was released in 2019 and is a horror film starring Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong'o, Elisabeth Moss, and Tim Heidecker.
The storyline follows a family who is attacked by a group of menacing doppelgangers. Us was a critical and commercial success, and Richard Brody of The New Yorker called the film a "colossal achievement."
David Lowery Instructing Ralph Ineson And Dev Patel On The Set Of The Green Knight
This behind-the-scenes photo from the set of The Green Knight shows director David Lowery instructing Ralph Ineson and Dev Patel. The Green Knight was released in 2021 and is a medieval fantasy film.
The story follows Gawain, who sets out on a journey to test his courage and face the Green Knight. The film also stars Alicia Vikander, Sarita Choudhury, Joel Edgerton, and Sean Harris.
Cate Blanchett And Director Taika Waititi On The Set Of Thor: Ragnarok
This photo is from the set of Thor: Ragnarok and shows Cate Blanchett looking at shots with director Taika Waititi. The film is the sequel to Thor and Thor: The Dark World. It is the seventeenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and was released in 2017.
The film stars Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, and Mark Ruffalo. Many critics actually deemed it the best installment in the Thor franchise.
Chadwick Boseman Posing With The Rocket Raccoon Doll On The Set Of Avengers: Endgame
This photo shows Chadwick Boseman posing with the Rocket Raccoon doll on the set of Avengers: Endgame. The film was released in 2019 and is a superhero film and is the twenty-second film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
It stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, and Don Cheadle. This superhero film broke several box office records and was nominated for many awards.
Ariana DeBose And The Director On The Set Of West Side Story
This photo is from behind the scenes on the set of West Side Story and shows Ariana DeBose and the director discussing the scene. The film was released in 2021 and stars Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, and Mike Faist.
It is an adaptation of the 1957 stage musical of the same name. Unfortunately, it bombed at the box office but did receive four Golden Globe nominations.
Fixing Makeup On The Set Of Terrifier 2
This photo shows Art the Clown's makeup being touched up between takes on the set of Terrifier 2. The film was released in 2022 and stars Lauren LaVera, Elliott Fullam, Sarah Voigt, Kailey Hyman, Casey Hartnett, and David Howard Thornton.
It is the third film to feature Art the Clown, and it follows Art's resurrection and pursuit of Sienna Shaw and her brother Jonathan on Halloween night. It takes place one year after the original film, Terrifier. It received mostly positive reviews and was a success at the box office.
Fun With Co-Stars On The Set Of Jurassic Park: Dominion
This photo is a behind-the-scenes look at co-stars having some laughs on the set of Jurassic Park: Dominion. The film was directed by Colin Trevorrow and stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Sam Neill, Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern, and DeWanda Wise.
It brought the legacy cast back from the original Jurassic Park film. Sam Neill stated, "Putting all those characters together, that in itself is a good idea because I always say these aren't dinosaur films, they've dinosaurs in them, but these films are about people."
Actors Chatting On The Set Of Wakanda Forever
This photo shows the actors discussing things between takes on the set of Wakanda Forever. The film was released in 2022 and is the thirtieth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
The film stars Letitia Wright as Black Panther, Lupita Nyong'o, Danai Gurira, Winston Duke, and more. The film is about the leaders of Wakanda fighting to protect their nation. It received positive reviews from critics and is the seventh-highest-grossing film of 2022.
Actors Underwater Training On The Set Of Top Gun: Maverick
This behind-the-scenes photo is from the set of Top Gun: Maverick and shows the actors doing some underwater training for the movie. It stars Tom Cruise, Miles Teller, and Glen Powell and is the sequel to Top Gun.
Critics stated that they created a sequel that improves on the original in every way. The movie features some of the most thrilling action sequences ever devised and great chemistry between the actors.
Co-Stars Having Fun On The Set Of Thor: Love And Thunder
This photo shows Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman watching takes with the director on the set of Thor: Love and Thunder. Hemsworth reprises his role as Thor, and Portman reprises her role as Jane Foster, Thor's love interest.
This film brings in the Guardians of the Galaxy for a crossover and introduces Christian Bale as the villain Gorr the God Butcher. The film received mixed reviews, and many critics deemed it inferior to Ragnarok.
Jacob's Set Pics From Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets Of Dumbledore
This photo shows the director instructing the actors on the set of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore. This film expands into the Wizarding World by digging into the secrets of Hogwarts' legendary headmaster, portrayed by Jude Law.
Mads Mikkelson plays the nefarious Grindelwald, and also returning are Eddie Redmayne, Ezra Miller, and other Fantastic Beasts.
Directors Showing Actors What To Do On The Set of Doctor Strange: Multiverse Of Madness
This photo shows the directors working with the actors in between takes on the set of Doctor Strange: Multiverse of Madness.
The film was released in 2022 and had Doctor Strange crossing the mind-blowing and dangerous alternate realities of the Multiverse. He is trying to stop a familiar, powerful adversary. It was directed by Sam Raimi, but many felt like the movie was messy sometimes.
The Rock Getting Camera Ready On The Set Of Black Adam
This behind-the-scenes photo features Dwayne Johnson getting ready for the camera on the set of Black Adam. In this film, Johnson plays a superhero, for the first time in his career, as Black Adam. His character is an antihero with powers that rival Superman.
It is a spin-off to the film Shazam! and also stars Aldis Hodge, Noah Centineo, Sarah Shani, and Pierce Brosnan. It received mixed reviews and failed to meet expectations. Rotten Tomatoes wrote, "Black Adam may end up pointing the way to an exciting future for DC films, but as a standalone experience, it's a wildly uneven letdown."
Co-Stars Hanging Out On The Set Of Halloween Ends
Everyone remembers the iconic Halloween films that starred Jamie Lee Curtis. This photo shows Jamie Lee Curtis and two of her co-stars hanging out on the set of Halloween Ends. It is the final installment of the franchise and brings Jamie Lee Curtis back to play Laurie Strode.
She is seeking revenge on Michael Myers after he murdered her daughter Karen in Halloween Kills. Also starring in this installment are Andi Matichak, Kyle Richards, Nick Castle, and James Jude Courtney.
Charlize Theron Discussing With The Director On The Set Of The Old Guard
This photo shows Charlize Theron with the director on the set of The Old Guard. The film was released in 2020, and Theron stated that she trained for three to four hours a day to lock down the moves in the fight scenes.
It is about a group of mercenaries that all have the ability to heal themselves. They are all centuries-old immortals, and they find out that someone is onto their secret, and they fight to protect their freedom.
Chris Hemsworth And Director Sam Hargrave Discussing On The Set Of Extraction
This behind-the-scenes photo shows Chris Hemsworth talking with director Sam Hargrave on the set of Extraction. The film was released in 2020 and is based on the graphic novel Ciudad. It also stars Randeep Hooda, Pankaj Tripathi, and David Harbour.
The story is about an Australian black ops mercenary whose mission to save an Indian drug lord's son who was kidnapped goes wrong because he is double-crossed. It is the most-watched original film in Netflix's history.
Emily Blunt and John Krasinski Working With The Young Boy On The Set Of A Quiet Place Part II
This photo shows the married couple Emily Blunt and John Krasinski talking to the young actor on the set of A Quiet Place Part II. It is the sequel to A Quiet Place and was released in 2021. This film doesn't feature Krasinski much because he was killed in the first film, but he does return in memories.
The amazing thing about this film is that there is almost no talking in the entire movie because noise attracts the creatures. It has been said that there is another sequel coming.
Michelle Yeoh And Director Jon M. Chu Reviewing A Shot On The Set Of Crazy Rich Asians
This photo shows Michelle Yeoh and director Jon M. Chu watching film on the set of Crazy Rich Asians. The film was released in 2018 and stars Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Lisa Lu, and more.
It is based on the 2013 novel of the same name and follows a Chinese-American professor who travels to meet her boyfriend's family. She discovers that they are some of the richest people in Singapore. It was a major critical and commercial success, receiving high praise for the cast's performances.
The Women Actors Chatting With The Director On The Set Of Little Women
This behind-the-scenes photo shows the director and some of the actors working with the director on the set of Little Women. The film was released in 2019 and stars Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen, and Laura Dern.
It is yet another film adaptation of the 1868 novel by Louisa May Alcott of the same name. It received critical acclaim and received nominations for several awards.
Carrie Fisher Working With Rian Johnson On The Set Of Star Wars: The Last Jedi
This photo shows the director discussing things with Carrie Fisher on the set of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The film was released in 2017 and is the second installment in the Star Wars sequel trilogy.
The story follows Rey as she looks for the aid of Luke Skywalker to try and turn the tide for the Resistance in the fight against the First Order. This film was the first to feature a posthumous film performance. Sadly, Fisher died in 2016, and this film was dedicated to her.
Cho Yeo-Jeong Filming On The Set Of Parasite
This photo shows a behind-the-scenes look at filming on the set of Parasite. It was released in 2019 and stars Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong, Choi Woo-shik, and Park So-dam. The story follows a poor family who tries to become employed by a wealthy family.
They infiltrate the wealthy family's household by posing as unrelated, highly qualified individuals. It is a very entertaining thriller movie that received four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director for Bong Joon-ho.
Jennifer Lopez Training On The Set Of Hustlers
This photo shows Jennifer Lopez training on the set of Hustlers. The film was released in 2019 and stars Jennifer Lopez, Constance Wu, Julia Stiles, Keke Palmer, Lili Reinhart, Lizzo, and Cardi B.
The movie is about a group of strippers who steal money by drugging stock traders and CEOs who come to the club and use their credit cards. It received positive reviews, especially for Lopez's performance, and was a box office success.
Actors Getting Directed On The Set Of The Batman
This photo shows the director speaking with actor Robert Pattinson on the set of The Batman. In the film, Robert Pattinson portrays Batman, Paul Dano plays the creepy serial-killer Riddler, Zoe Kravitz is Catwoman, and Colin Farrell is The Penguin.
This film is a reboot of the Batman film franchise and was directed by Matt Reeves. It was a commercial success and received positive reviews; in addition, it is intended to launch a Batman-shared universe. There are two sequels and two spin-off television series already in the works.
Director Emerald Fennell Sets The Scene For The Actors On The Set Of Promising Young Woman
In this photo, director Emerald Fennell sets the scene for the actors on the set of Promising Young Woman. The film was released in 2020 and stars Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Clancy Brown, Chris Lowell, and Jennifer Coolidge.
The storyline follows Cassie Thomas, a medical school dropout whose life goes wrong when her best friend is sexually assaulted by another classmate. This movie features several amazing performances.
Actors Hanging Out Between Takes On The Set Of Bodies Bodies Bodies
This photo is a behind-the-scenes photo of the actors in between filming on the set of Bodies Bodies Bodies. This comedy slasher was released in 2022 and was directed by Halina Reijn. It stars Maria Bakalova, Chase Sui Wonders, Amandla Stenberg, Rachel Sennott, and Pete Davidson.
It is about a group of young people who get stuck at a remote mansion during a hurricane, where a game goes very wrong. The film received positive reviews, and Rotten Tomatoes wrote, "Impeccably cast and smartly written, Bodies Bodies Bodies is an uncommonly well-done whodunnit."
Fixing Elvis' Wardrobe On The Set Of Elvis
This photo shows Austin Butler getting his wardrobe adjusted and fixed on the set of Elvis. The film was released in 2022 and stars Austin Butler as Elvis and Tom Hanks as Parker. The biographical film follows the life of rock and roll singer and actor Elvis Presley.
The story is told from the perspective of his manager, Colonel Tom Parker, and the film was a critical and commercial success. It is the second-highest-grossing music biopic of all time, and Butler's performance garnered much acclaim.
Taking Notes From Director Nia DaCosta On The Set Of Candyman
This photo shows Yahya Abdul-Mateen II taking notes from director Nia DaCosta on the set of Candyman. The film was released in 2021 and stars Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Kyle Kaminsky, Vanessa Williams, and Teyonah Parris.
It is a sequel to the 1992 film Candyman and the fourth film in the Candyman film series. The film received mostly positive reviews, and DaCosta was praised for her vision and the blend of social commentary with horror.
Hanging Out On The Set Of Prey
This photo shows the actors hanging out between filming on the set of Prey. The film was released in 2022 and stars Amber Midthunder, Dane DiLiegro, Michelle Thrush, Stormee Kipp, Bennett Taylor, and Julian Black Antelope.
It is the fifth installment and is the prequel to the first four films and is about Naru, a skilled Comanche warrior who is trying to prove herself as a hunter. The prequel received positive reviews from critics, praising the action sequences and casting.
Sosie Bacon Watching Scenes On The Set Of Smile
This photo shows Sosie Bacon watching scenes on the set of Smile. The film was released in 2022 and is a horror film directed by Parker Finn. It is based on the short film Laura Hasn't Slept. The story follows Rose Cotter, a therapist, who witnesses the suicide of a patient and goes through odd experiences, making her believe that what she is experiencing is supernatural.
The film stars Sosie Bacon, Kyle Gallner, Jessie T. Usher, Kal Penn, and Rob Morgan. It received positive reviews, being praised for the visuals and Bacon's performance but criticized for the jump scares.
The Director Chatting With Danielle Deadwyler On The Set Of Till
This photo is a behind-the-scenes look at Danielle Deadwyler chatting with the director on the set of Till. Till is the extremely sad true story about Emmett Till, who was brutally murdered. His mother wanted the world to see what they had done to her son, so she had his mutilated body lying in an open casket for the whole world to see.
The murder was in 1955, and the whole story was a significant turning point in history. The film shows the tragedy as seen through the eyes of a mother who lost her son.
The Spiderman Actors Having Fun On The Set Of Spider-Man: No Way Home
This photo shows all three Spider-Man actors laughing on the set of Spider-Man: No Way Home. It is the sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming and Spider-Man: Far From Home. It stars Tom Holland, Zendaya, Benedict Cumberbatch, Andrew Garfield, and Tobey Maguire.
It is all about second chances and a thoughtful reminder that "with great power comes great responsibility." The film features the surprise return of previous Spider-Man characters and other heroes we didn't think we would see again. It was the highest-grossing film of 2021.
Filming Frances McDormand On The Set Of Nomadland
This photo is a behind-the-scenes look at Frances McDormand on the set of Nomadland. The film was released in 2020 and stars McDormand as a widow who travels around the country in her van, living as a nomad.
It is based on the 2017 book Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century. It was a box office success and received widespread critical acclaim.
Leonardo Working With Director Adam McKay On The Set Of Don't Look Up
This photo shows Leonardo DiCaprio talking to director Adam McKay on the set of Don't Look Up. The film was released in 2021 and stars Jennifer Lawrence, Rob Morgan, Jonah Hill, Mark Rylance, Tyler Perry, Ariana Grande, Cate Blanchett, and more.
It is about astronomers who try to warn everyone about an approaching comet. The film received several award nominations and became the second-most-watched movie on Netflix.
Director Cary Joji Fukunaga Instructing The Scene On The Set Of No Time To Die
This photo shows Director Cary Joji Fukunaga instructing the scene on the set of No Time To Die. The film was released in 2021 and stars Daniel Craig, Rami Malek, Lashana Lynch, Naomie Harris, Ben Whishaw, Ralph Fiennes, and Christoph Waltz.
It is the twenty-fifth film in the James Bond franchise and is the final time Daniel Craig will portray the iconic character. In this installment, Bond has left active service and is recruited by the CIA to find a kidnapped scientist. It received positive reviews and was the fourth-highest-grossing film of 2021.
Director Chatting With Actors On The Set Of The Assistant
This photo is a behind-the-scenes photo of the director talking with an actor on the set of The Assistant. It was released in 2019 and stars Julia Garner, Matthew Macfadyen, Kristine Froseth, Makenzie Leigh, and Noah Robbins.
Garner portrays a junior assistant at a film production company. The film was well-received by critics, and Garner's performance was highly praised.
Daniel Kaluuya And Jordan Peele Talking About The Scene On The Set Of Nope
This photo shows Daniel Kaluuya and Jordan Peele talking about the scene on the set of Nope. The film was released in 2022 and stars Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, Steven Yeun, Michael Wincott, and Brandon Perea.
The story follows horse-wrangling siblings that try to capture evidence of an unidentified flying object. Critics praised the film for its performances, ambition, themes, musical score, cinematography, and direction.
Filming A Scene On The Set Of Scream
This photo is of the behind-the-scenes crew on the set of Scream. It was released in 2022 and is the fifth installment in the Scream film series. It stars Mason Gooding, Melissa Barrera, Mikey Madison, Jenna Ortega, Kyle Gallner, Dylan Minnette, and Jack Quaid.
The film takes place twenty-five years after the original Woodsboro murders, and the killer appears again, targeting teenagers who are each somehow linked to the original killings. Many called this film the best of the Scream sequels.
Sandra Bullock And Channing Tatum On The Set Of The Lost City
This photo is a behind-the-scenes photo of Channing Tatum and Sandra Bullock on the set of their comedy, The Lost City. The film was released in 2022 and stars Tatum and Bullock as a romance writer and her cover model who need to escape a billionaire and end up coming across the lost ancient city.
The film received mostly positive reviews and was a box-office success. Rotten Tomatoes wrote: "The Lost City doesn't sparkle quite as brightly as some classic treasure-hunting capers, but its stars' screwball chemistry makes this movie well worth romancing."
Scott Derrickson Chatting With Mason Thames On The Set Of The Black Phone
This photo is of Scott Derrickson chatting with Mason Thames on the set of The Black Phone. The film was released in 2021 and stars Mason Thames, Madeleine McGraw, Jeremy Davies, Ethan Hawke, and James Ransone.
It is a horror story about an abducted teenager that uses a mysterious telephone to communicate with the victims of his deranged captor. The serial killer traps children inside a soundproof basement. The film was a critical and commercial success, being praised for its performances.
Filming A Scene On The Set Of Tar
This photo is a behind-the-scenes look at filming on the set of Tar. Tar was released in 2022 and is a psychological drama. It stars Cate Blanchett, Noemie Merlant, Nina Hoss, Julian Glover, Mark Strong, and Sophie Kauer.
The storyline follows the life and downfall of a renowned composer-conductor, Lydia Tar. The film received acclaim from critics, and Blanchett was praised for her performance as Lydia Tar.
George Clooney And Julia Roberts Watching Takes On The Set Of Ticket To Paradise
This photo is of George Clooney and Julia Roberts watching scenes with the director on the set of Ticket To Paradise. The film was released in 2022 and stars Clooney, Roberts, Kaitlyn Dever, Billie Lourd, Lucas Bravo, and Maxime Bouttier. The storyline is about a divorced couple who together try to sabotage the upcoming wedding of their daughter in Bali.
It was a box office success but has received mixed reviews from critics. Rotten Tomatoes wrote: "Ticket to Paradise may not send viewers all the way to the promised land, but this reunion for a pair of megawatt stars is still an agreeably frothy good time."
Some Of The Cast Watching Takes On The Set Of The Fabelmans
This photo is of some of the actors watching the film with the director on the set of The Fabelmans. The film was released in 2022 and stars Gabriel LaBelle, Michelle Williams, Paul Dano, Seth Rogen, and Judd Hirsch.
The story is loosely based on Spielberg's adolescence and first years as a director, and the film's story is about a young aspiring filmmaker who explores how the power of films can help him find the truth about his messed up family and friends. It received widespread critical acclaim but wasn't a box-office success.
Filming On The Set Of Zola
This photo is a behind-the-scenes look at filming on the set of Zola. The film was released in 2020 and stars Taylour Paige, Riley Keough, Nicholas Braun, Ari'el Stachel, and Colman Domingo. The story is based on a viral Twitter thread that resulted in the Rolling Stone article "Zola Tells All: The Real Story Behind the Greatest Stripper Saga Ever Tweeted."
Zola is a part-time stripper who gets convinced to go to Florida to earn more money but gets in over her head. The film received positive reviews from critics and earned several award nominations.
Jon M. Chu Directing The Actors On The Set Of In The Heights
This photo is of Jon M. Chu directing the actors on the set of In The Heights. The film was released in 2021 and stars Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace, Melissa Barrera, Olga Merediz, and Daphne Rublin-Vega.
It is a musical film that tells the story of a corner in a Dominican Washington Heights neighborhood in New York City. The film underperformed at the box office, but Ramos was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy.