13 Things You Probably Didn't Know About "Hocus Pocus"
Such a classic.
1. Omri Katz was ill during his first audition and was initially rejected for the role of Max Dennison.
2. Leo DiCaprio was reportedly offered the part of Max, but turned it down to star in What's Eating Gilbert Grape.
3. Seven statues were made of Winifred Sanderson from the scene in which she dies.
One is located at Planet Hollywood in Orlando, FL!
4. Rosie O'Donnell was originally offered the role of Mary Sanderson, but she turned it down because she didn't want to play a "scary witch."
5. During "I Put A Spell On You," Bette Midler makes a reference to the movie Gypsy.
6. In the original VHS trailer, they showed two scenes that weren't in the movie.
One of Mary eating in a grocery store and one of Mary and Sarah in what appears to be an indoor pool.