Originally Posted by KevinNYC
I was not there the day they forgot to put a stopper on the dolly tracks and ran the camera dolly in the Mercedes being used in the scene. A camera dolly is usually about 300 pounds of metal.
dumbest mistake I have seen on a set was when a jib operator accidentally hit the host of a cruddy in restaurant entertainment show in the back of the head with the camera when she wasn't paying attention between takes. He came down on her so hard she dropped to one knee.