Once upon a time, audiences would often miss the most stunning movie moments because they simply flew by. Now, thanks to home video and remote controls, we can pause and rewind film scenes as many times as we want! From blink-and-you’ll-miss-them scenes to inappropriate moments to hidden details, the TV can help us uncover the secrets of our favorite movies.
Have you ever wondered what the most paused movie scenes are in Hollywood history? And why people stop on those specific scenes? Well, keep reading to find out if you’ve missed something while watching hit films like Basic Instinct, She’s the Man, Boogie Nights, and many more…
1. Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)
Is there a more classic coming-of-age tale than the iconic 80s flick Fast Times at Ridgemont High? However, while the film features early performances from hitmakers like Sean Penn and Jennifer Jason Leigh, the most memorable moment is a pretty superficial one. It involves actress Phoebe Cates’ character Linda Barrett, who is enjoying a swim with her friend Stacy.
In the story, Stacy’s elder brother Brad is looking out for his sister Stacey and her friend as they swim around in the pool. The most paused scene comes when Linda climbs up the ladder and gets out of the pool.