Top 10 The Predator Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The Predator 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 The Predator film message.

The PREDATOR (1986) laughs at Arnold at the end, because he secretly overheard Billy laughing earlier in the movie

A sign in front of the school reads "WELCOME PARENTS AND STDS" referencing the fact that students/children are Sexually Transmitted Diseases

The Predator 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 name of the middle school is "Lawrence A. Gordon Middle School". Lawrence A. Gordon was a producer on the original Predator and Predator 2 movies, as well as the movie The Warriors which is the schools mascot.
    The name of the middle school is "Lawrence A. Gordon Middle School". Lawrence A. Gordon was a producer on the original Predator and Predator 2 movies, as well as the movie The Warriors which is the schools mascot.
  • 1 - The Xenomorph tail spear from 'Alien vs. Predator' (2004) appears on a display in 'The Predator' (2018).
    The Xenomorph tail spear from 'Alien vs. Predator' (2004) appears on a display in 'The Predator' (2018).
  • Funny Van Damme EASTER EGG explained

The Predator Hidden Details

The aluminum foil unicorn in The Predator (2018) shares similar look with the origami unicorn in Blade Runner (1982)

1 - They used STD'S to abbreviate students on the school sign.
They used STD'S to abbreviate students on the school sign.

About an hour and 25 mins in, Riptor from Killer Instinct can be heard...

The predator can be seen in every single shot of the film.

The Predator poster
The Predator poster

The Predator Plot

When a young boy accidentally triggers the universe's most lethal hunters' return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled scientist can prevent the end of the human race.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Predator. 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 Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director Shane Black
Production 20th Century Fox
Stars Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Keegan-Michael Key
IMDB score 5.4