Top 9 Warrior Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Warrior 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 Warrior film message.

Detail In Warrior (2011), Tommy tells his father that he liked him better as a drunk and tells him to go back to his room and listen to his "fish stories that no one gives a shit about." Desperate to gain back his affection, Paddy does exactly what he wants.

In "The Road Warrior" (1981), during the final chase, shortly before Wez removes it with a grappling hook, the driver's side door says "Earth" which foreshadows the fact that the tanker is hauling dirt rather than fuel.
In "The Road Warrior" (1981), during the final chase, shortly before Wez removes it with a grappling hook, the driver's side door says "Earth" which foreshadows the fact that the tanker is hauling dirt rather than fuel.

Warrior Trivia

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  1. The stunt involving a tanker rolling over was so dangerous that the stunt driver was not allowed to eat food for 12 hours before shooting. This was in case something went wrong and he needed to be rushed into surgery.

  2. Lord Humungus was originally written to be Jim Goose, Max's former partner who had been horribly burned. The concept was scrapped, but evidence of this still remains: the scars behind Humungus's mask, and the fact that his gang wears old patrol leathers.

Warrior Easter Eggs

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

  • Brendan Conlon fights Koba, played by WWE and Olympic champion Kurt Angle. The camera cuts to Conlon's trainer as the match begins for a small easter egg.

Warrior Hidden Details

1 - "The Best is written on the tombstone that Rembrandt marks with a W for Warriors. This is a possible reference to Swans memorable "The Best." Line from the final scene of the film.
"The Best is written on the tombstone that Rembrandt marks with a W for Warriors. This is a possible reference to Swans memorable "The Best." Line from the final scene of the film.

The radio DJ foreshadows the people they meet

1 - In The Warriors (1979) during the scene when The Baseball Furies are chasing The Warriors, you can see a sign for Chase Bank in the background (towards the top left, beside the traffic light)
In The Warriors (1979) during the scene when The Baseball Furies are chasing The Warriors, you can see a sign for Chase Bank in the background (towards the top left, beside the traffic light)
Warrior poster
Warrior poster

Warrior Plot

The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Warrior. 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, Sport
Director Gavin O'Connor
Stars Joel Edgerton, Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte, Jennifer Morrison
IMDB score 8.2