The 1999 Joan of Arc movie, "The Messenger," failed to represent the swords of the 15th century correctly on screen. A better movie got it right in 1948.
It took a lot of work and research to create the Bowie knife used for the classic 1952 film, "The Iron Mistress." But when it was over, an icon would be born.
Take a look at the swords featured in the epic fantasy movie, "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings."
Johnny Strong doesn't only use knives for scenes in his action movies. He also makes them, with a little help from Wally Hayes.
Here's the behind-the-scenes story of the Gil Hibben Raptor, the fantasy knife featured in the 1995 movie, Mortal Kombat.
The knife made for the movie, "The Shadow," has roots in Buddhist exorcisms.