Did you know Jon Heder, who plays Napoleon, was paid only $1,000 for the role? Or that the film started as a short called "Paluca?" See how much you know about the cult-classic, "Napoleon Dynamite."
A lot of food is featured in the opening titles, but pizza isn't one of them.
Napoleon Dynamite and his brother Kip live with their grandma in Preston, Idaho.
In addition to an eraser, a protractor and three pencils, all three of these drawings are included in the opening credits.
With the exception of the unicorn piece, those are Jon Heder's drawings.
Kip Dynamite is 32 years old.
Napoleon wears moon boots.
Grandma breaks her coccyx (her tailbone) while riding quad bikes on the dunes.
Back in '82, Rico could "throw a pigskin a quarter mile."
Girls only want boyfriends who have great skills, like nunchuck skills, bow hunting skills and computer hacking skills.
Napoleon's grandmother's llama was named Tina. In real life, Tina's name was Dolly.
Kip's training to become a cage fighter.
His ChapStick. Because his "lips hurt real bad."
As Rex says, "Just break the wrist, and walk away."
In Alaska, Napoleon hunted wolverines with his uncle.
A liger is a lion-tiger hybrid. While the liger is real (the result of a male lion and a female tiger), it's not, as Napoleon believes, bred for its skills in magic.
Pedro rides a Sledgehammer. Lucky.
The defect in the first glass of milk is bleach.
Deb's choice of 1% milk prompts Napoleon to tell her, "You could be drinking whole if you wanted to."
According to Napoleon's current event report, the Nessie Alliance summoned the help of local Scottish wizards because Japanese scientists had placed explosive detonators at the bottom of Lake Loch Ness in an effort to "blow Nessie out of the water."
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Napoleon, giving Pedro a pep talk, lists his skills: 1. He has a sweet bike; 2. He's really good at hookin' up with chicks, and 3. He's the only guy at school who has a mustache.
The Happy Hands club performs after Summer's candidacy annoucement at the school assembly.
Napoleon busts out his best moves to Jamiroquai's "Canned Heat."
Napoleon practices his moves with the D-Qwon's "Dance Grooves" tape.
In addition to his own moves, Jon Heder has credited Tina Majorino (the actress who plays Deb). (With, he also has said, a lot of inspiration from Michael Jackson, the Backstreet Boys, John Travolta and '70s Soul Train.) But he's never mentioned Justin Timberlake.
LaFawnduh and Kip meet in an online chat room.
LaFawnduh lives in Detroit.
The character of Kip wears braces, and so did Aaron Ruell during the shoot.
Uncle Rico, with advice from Kip, purchases a time machine online.
Pedro bakes a cake for Summer to ask her to the dance.
It took Napoleon three hours to finish the shading on Trisha's upper lip. He feels, "it's probably the best drawing I've ever done."
Deb and Napoleon dance to "Forever Young," performed by Alphaville.
Pedro's cousins with all the sweet hook-ups are Napoleon and Trisha's ride to the dance.
Elvis Costello used the name Napoleon Dynamite as a pseudonym in 1986, on the album "Blood and Chocolate," and four years earlier on a single he released.
Efren Ramirez, who plays Pedro, has a twin brother, Carlos.