Here are some amazing facts you didn’t know about Mr. Shyamalan’s killer plant movie, shared by one of its fantastic crew members!
Cameras first rolled in early August of 2007, almost one year before the film’s premiere.
The interior of Elliot and Alma’s was actually a set constructed in a warehouse.
Channel 12 on the production walkie talkies was designated as a private channel.
Shooting call on day 24 was 9:30 AM.
Call on day 25? 8:30 AM!
The production office kitchen stocked over 5 brands of soda.
The Happening was released on June 10th, the same day New Zealand’s Mount Tarawera erupted in 1886.
One of the production assistants got so drunk at the wrap party that he puked in front of the entire cast and crew. (Wahlberg totally laughed at me!)