Saving Private Ryan is an absolute classic – that opening scene will give us chills forever. It helps that the likes of Tom Hanks and Matt Damon gave incredible performances, but we want to know what happened beyond the screen.

To make such an iconic movie, there must have been some incredible behind the scenes stories and we’re glad to say that we’ve found out that theres a whopping 30 that you’ll have the pleasure of reading.

So, if you want some more in depth knowledge about one of the best films of all time, check out just what happened behind the camera…

1. Matt Damon Was The Only Actor To Not Have To Undergo Gruelling Army Training

This was so his fellow actors would resent him and show it in their performances!