The Less than Impressive Working Titles to 30 Memorable Films
— Halloween was originally titled The Babysitter Murders
— The Village was originally called The Woods
— Unforgiven has the working title of The Cut-Whore Killings
— 2009’s Star Trek had the original working title of Corporate Headquarters.
— Not Another Teen Movie was originally called Ten Things I Hate About Clueless Road Trips When I Can’t Hardly Wait to Be Kissed
— The working title for Field of Dreams was Shoeless Joe
— The original title for Annie Hall was It Had to Be Jew
— 50/50 worked under the title of, appropriately, I’m with Cancer
— Alien worked under the title Star Beasts
— Jurassic World under the title Ebb Tide
— The original title for Psycho was Wimpy
— The Dark Knight used the working title Rory’s First Kiss to elude fanboys. The Dark Knight Rises worked under the title Magnus Rex
— Likewise, The Return of the Jedi worked under the title Blue Harvest for the same reason.
— Captain America was known as Frostbite.
— Pulp Fiction worked under the title, Black Mask
— Bring it On was originally titled, Jump.
—- Strangely, Cloverfield was originally called Cheese
— Clockwork Orange was originally titled Chocolate Orange
— Casablanca was originally called Everybody Comes to Rick’s
— Hitch was originally titled The Last First Kiss
— Dogma was originally titled Bearclaw
— Saturday Night Fever was originally called The Tribal Rites of the New Saturday Night
— Some Like It Hot was originally called Not Tonight Josephine
— Scream was originally titled Scary Movie
— Stepmom was originally titled Good Night Moon
— Die Hard with a Vengeance was originally known as Die Hard: New York
— Titanic was originally called The Ship of Dreams
— Pretty Woman was originally called 3000
— The Avengers worked under Group Hug
— The hilariously accurate working title for American Pie was Teenage Sex Comedy That Can Be Made For Under $10 Million That Your Readers Will Love But The Executive Will Hate