Top 18 Room Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Room 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 Room film message.

Lisa pours Johnny a drink made with Sobieski vodka. Sobieski wasn't released in the US until 2007.
Lisa pours Johnny a drink made with Sobieski vodka. Sobieski wasn't released in the US until 2007.
We can see a spot was dug up by the tree and marked as evidence (yellow note). In the book Ma had another baby before Jack, who died at birth and was buried in the backyard by her abductor.
We can see a spot was dug up by the tree and marked as evidence (yellow note). In the book Ma had another baby before Jack, who died at birth and was buried in the backyard by her abductor.

Room Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. When Johnny is destroying the apartment, he breaks a mirror. Earlier, he tells Lisa that gave her 7 years of his life.

  2. Jodie Foster calls her ex-husband for help and speaks to his new girlfriend over the phone - the voice belongs to Nicole Kidman who was originally cast in Foster's role but dropped out due to an injury

  3. Tommy Wiseau chose to credit LA and SF fast food instead of an actual craft service company.

  4. Mark and Tommy are talking about girls on the roof and Mark tells a story about a girl who was "beat up so bad she ended up in a hospital on guirreo street". Greg ad-libbed the scene because tommy lived on guirerro street and he wanted to make him stop laughing after multiple takes

  5. One can see the Best Actress and Best Actor Award winners Brie Larson and Leonardo Di Caprio(for The Revenant) sharing screen space, which happened for the first time since Helen Hunt and Jack Nicholson in 1998s As Good As It Gets.

Room Easter Eggs

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

  • In the part thath Robert Rodriguez directed you can see his first short film playing on the tv

  • 1 - Director Baz Luhrmann has tributes to the iconic Coca Cola sign in three of his films. In Strictly Ballroom (1992) the two leads dance in front of a classic Coca Cola sign. In Romeo + Juliet (1996), the sign is rendered as L'amour on a billboard. In Moulin Rouge (2001), it's L'amour fou.
    Director Baz Luhrmann has tributes to the iconic Coca Cola sign in three of his films. In Strictly Ballroom (1992) the two leads dance in front of a classic Coca Cola sign. In Romeo + Juliet (1996), the sign is rendered as L'amour on a billboard. In Moulin Rouge (2001), it's L'amour fou.

Room Hidden Details

1 - - You can see Ma(Brie Larson) tried everything see could to escape the room, she even tried to dig a hole under the bed but as there was no way to get rid of the dirt she eventually stopped digging further
- You can see Ma(Brie Larson) tried everything see could to escape the room, she even tried to dig a hole under the bed but as there was no way to get rid of the dirt she eventually stopped digging further

The knife that Joy uses for food has the sharp end removed and flattened along with the blade seemingly being dulled, presumably to make it a far less deadly weapon

1 - Max's mother appears in bed under a number of autographed celebrity photos. These were most likely purchased by Max in support of his continued charade as owner of Island Limos and its exclusive clientele.
Max's mother appears in bed under a number of autographed celebrity photos. These were most likely purchased by Max in support of his continued charade as owner of Island Limos and its exclusive clientele.
1 - When they return to the shed for closure. A dug up grave is seen next to the shed. Suggesting the kidnapper has kidnapped someone before and possibly committed suicide or was murdered. What do you guys think?
When they return to the shed for closure. A dug up grave is seen next to the shed. Suggesting the kidnapper has kidnapped someone before and possibly committed suicide or was murdered. What do you guys think?

Tad's interview with Ain't Rights can be heard playing from their van's radio.

Johnny and Mark stop a drug dealer from hurting Denny, and proceed to take his gun from him. This gun is later used at the end of the film by Johnny to kill himself. This also symbolizes how Mark was a main factor in his death as Mark was the one to take the gun.

1 - The "wolf" that Mike sees in the ice room is actually his old that dog he described in the waiting room, further demonstrating the game makers knowledge of the characters lives
The "wolf" that Mike sees in the ice room is actually his old that dog he described in the waiting room, further demonstrating the game makers knowledge of the characters lives

After Mark tells a story about domestic abuse, Johnny laughs and says, "what a story, Mark!" because it's human nature. Or because Johnny's a vampire or something. Maybe.

Room poster
Room poster

Room Plot

Held captive for 7 years in an enclosed space, a woman and her young son finally gain their freedom, allowing the boy to experience the outside world for the first time.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Room. 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 Drama, Thriller
Director Lenny Abrahamson
Stars Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Sean Bridgers, Wendy Crewson
IMDB score 8.1