Trivia: Jean M Auel, who wrote the book, was not at all pleased with the movie.
Continuity mistake: The cave bear tears the head off the man with the blue eyes. In the very next shot there is no trace of blood anywhere on the bear.
Brun: You want to be a leader, Broud, but a man who hits his people can never lead the Clan.
Question: I understand that certain changes need to be made when adapting a book to the screen, but can anyone tell me the reason why they so radically changed an ending which would have worked fine as it was in the book?
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