Top 3 Being John Malkovich Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Being John Malkovich facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Being John Malkovich film message.

The elevator doors of the office building are heavily dented due to so many people having to pry them open in order to get into the 7.5th floor.
The elevator doors of the office building are heavily dented due to so many people having to pry them open in order to get into the 7.5th floor.
During the scene where Lotte discovers Lester's Malkovich room, there is a degree from Northwestern University. John Malkovich did not attend Northwestern.
During the scene where Lotte discovers Lester's Malkovich room, there is a degree from Northwestern University. John Malkovich did not attend Northwestern.

Being John Malkovich Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The 7 1/2 floor is revealed exactly 7 1/2 minutes into the movie.
    The 7 1/2 floor is revealed exactly 7 1/2 minutes into the movie.
Being John Malkovich poster
Being John Malkovich poster

Being John Malkovich Plot

A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Being John Malkovich. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Director Spike Jonze
Stars John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Ned Bellamy, Eric Weinstein
IMDB score 7.7