Results for - Real Actor Injuries (Part 5 of 5)

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Even with all of the safety measures in the world, accidents still happen on set. Injuries are often a nightmare to deal with, delaying shooting when there's a very tight timeline and budget. Sometimes, however, they result in incredibly authentic performances! In the following cases, the actors managed to give it their all despite sustaining serious injuries. The scenes where they hurt themselves are so convincing that they make it into the final cut. You may be surprised to learn how many real injuries you've seen happen without knowing it! (Source: Stars Insider)

Sylvester Stallone, 'First Blood' (1982) - In 'First Blood,' Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo basically jumps off a cliff and falls through a canopy of trees. Stallone did his own stunt and it didn't go as planned. He got caught on a branch on the way down and cracked his rib. Have you watched this movie?

1. Sylvester Stallone, 'First Blood' (1982) - In 'First Blood,' Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo basically jumps off a cliff and falls through a canopy of trees. Stallone did his own stunt and it didn't go as planned. He got caught on a branch on the way down and cracked his rib. Have you watched this movie?

Yes
50%
1,105 votes
No
50%
1,095 votes
Cary Elwes, 'The Princess Bride' (1988) - In this scene, Westley and Buttercup, played by Robin Wright and Cary Elwes, are caught by the evil Count Rugen. Christopher Guest as Count Rugen has to bonk Elwes on the head with the butt of his sword, but there were no prop swords available. Elwes was really knocked out and woke up in the hospital! Have you watched this movie?

2. Cary Elwes, 'The Princess Bride' (1988) - In this scene, Westley and Buttercup, played by Robin Wright and Cary Elwes, are caught by the evil Count Rugen. Christopher Guest as Count Rugen has to bonk Elwes on the head with the butt of his sword, but there were no prop swords available. Elwes was really knocked out and woke up in the hospital! Have you watched this movie?

Yes
35%
775 votes
No
65%
1,425 votes
Sean Bean, 'Patriot Games' (1992) - Lead actors Sean Bean and Harrison Ford have an epic fight on a boat in the climax of 'Patriot Games.' There's a moment where they're wrestling over a metal bar and Ford slams it into Bean's face. Well, this hit him so hard that he has a permanent scar over his left eye. Have you watched this movie?

3. Sean Bean, 'Patriot Games' (1992) - Lead actors Sean Bean and Harrison Ford have an epic fight on a boat in the climax of 'Patriot Games.' There's a moment where they're wrestling over a metal bar and Ford slams it into Bean's face. Well, this hit him so hard that he has a permanent scar over his left eye. Have you watched this movie?

Yes
33%
723 votes
No
67%
1,477 votes
Gianni Russo, 'The Godfather' (1972) - In 'The Godfather,' Gianni Russo's character takes a serious beating from Sonny Corleone, played by James Caan. The two actors had a beef in real life, and Caan allegedly beat the hell out of Russo in that scene. He was left with broken ribs and a fractured elbow. Have you watched this movie?

4. Gianni Russo, 'The Godfather' (1972) - In 'The Godfather,' Gianni Russo's character takes a serious beating from Sonny Corleone, played by James Caan. The two actors had a beef in real life, and Caan allegedly beat the hell out of Russo in that scene. He was left with broken ribs and a fractured elbow. Have you watched this movie?

Yes
53%
1,162 votes
No
47%
1,038 votes
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