Napoleon Dynamite, the often confusing, always weird, unfailingly hilarious movie from 2004 left everyone with a deep appreciation for llamas, puffy sleeves, and glamour photography. Beloved by almost everyone, the movie was a breakaway hit that no one anticipated. Here are some of the greatest stories and bits of trivia from this movie to remind you why you loved it, and inspire you to share the magic with your friends!
Jon Heder played Napoleon Dynamite, a gangly teen with an active imagination. He was paid $1,000 for the role. The film grossed over $40,000,000! After the success of the movie, however, he renegotiated and walked away with more money.