Viggo Mortensen bonded so much with Uraeus (Brego in the film), the horse he rode in the Lord of the Rings series that after they finished filming, he purchased the horse from its owner. He also bought his stunt double's horse for stunt double!
Pillow room: don't spend money on couches or lounge chairs and buy a really nice movie screen. (This would be really fun for movie night, to just move all the living room furniture and bring out the pillows!
This shows that there is some sense in the world for two reasons: Twilight is one of the worst book series, and Harry Potter is THE best. POA was the worst HP movie; they totally botched the book plot.