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This Is How That Iconic Spinning Shot In "Titanic" Was Filmed

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OK, remember in Titanic when Rose parties with the ~common folk~?

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Rich girls can drink too I guess is the moral of the story (???).

During that scene, there's an iconic shot of Rose and Jack spinning and everything in the background blurs together like they're the only two people in the world.

Anyway, THIS is how they filmed that:

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It's just some dude* running in circles with a handheld! I hate myself for overthinking this!

*Probably director James Cameron, but it's too hard for my elderly eyes to tell for sure.

  1. COOL, right???

    Doth tho receiveth coin in exchange for this inane observation?
    Indeed! Enlightening.

This Is How That Iconic Spinning Shot In "Titanic" Was Filmed

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COOL, right???
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    Doth tho receiveth coin in exchange for this inane observation?
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    Indeed! Enlightening.

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