Top 10 This Is The End Movie Facts

Following is our collection of This Is The End 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 This Is The End film message.

In the beginning of This Is The End (2013) James Franco pitches Seth Rogen an ending for Pineapple Express 2, which turns out to be the exact ending to This Is The End.

This is the end (2013) this is the last frame before the apocalypse hits.
This is the end (2013) this is the last frame before the apocalypse hits.

This Is The End Trivia

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

  1. Michael Cera motions to slap Rihanna's ass, stops, and finally commits. This hesitation is almost certainly due to the fact she warned him he could hit her ass for real but, 'I'm coming back way harder." During one take, she hit him so hard it temporarily impaired his hearing.

This Is The End Easter Eggs

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

  • 1 - Willam Wallace's Claymore from Braveheart (1995) is attached to Danny McBride's bus.
    Willam Wallace's Claymore from Braveheart (1995) is attached to Danny McBride's bus.

This Is The End Hidden Details

James Franco's pitch for Pineapple Express 2 ends up being his exact fate later in the movie.

The beam of light that saves Seth Rogen cuts off Satan's dick (2:30 in clip)

James Franco and Jonah Hill wave a gun around as a joke. Although pointing it at others is not proper gun safety, they practice safe firearm discipline by keeping their fingers off the trigger.

A nice attention to detail: In "This is the End (2013)", James Franco has the actual camera used in "127 Hours" (2010). Later in the movie it's used for the video confessional scenes and the viewfinder UI is the same in both movies.

In the scene where Craig gets pulled back from the demon outside after failing to get the group water from the cellar, he brings Jay and Seth with him, foreshadowing that Craig, Jay, and Seth will be the ones that get to go to heaven at the end.

This Is The End poster
This Is The End poster

This Is The End Plot

Six Los Angeles celebrities are stuck in James Franco's house after a series of devastating events just destroyed the city. Inside, the group not only have to face the apocalypse, but themselves.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of This Is The End. 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
Director Evan Goldberg
Stars James Franco, Jonah Hill, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel
IMDB score 6.6