really love the whole story about cage insisting that he play red
Well, when I first met with Panos, he told me he wanted me to play Jeremiah Sand, and I said, “Why?” And he said, “Well, I see him as the California Klaus Kinski.” And I said, “Well, I am the California Klaus Kinski, but I want to play Red.” ... I did not want to play Jeremiah Sand. I felt that I had gone through enough life experience. Not that I can’t work from the imagination, I normally do, but I had enough life experience contending the failure of my third marriage and still trying to recover from the loss of my father after many, many years. Still not just quite over it. As I look at these footnotes here from the talking points that coincide with Panos himself, that I … having had experiences with loss, certainly family loss, I was in step with that.I felt I could play Red authentically and organically and put those feelings of loss in a productive place as opposed to a destructive place, and a constructive place. And so, that’s why I gravitated towards Red. I just felt that I could go after the cult and the demon bikers in a way that was in his world, but had some sort of sound of truth.
― american bradass (BradNelson), Thursday, June 27, 2019 8:31 PM (three months ago) bookmarkflaglink
This is why I love Nic Cage and why this movie really works. There’s such a genuine core of raw emotion underneath the fantastical trappings
― Conceptualize Wyverns (latebloomer), Saturday, 12 October 2019 06:37 (nine months ago) link
It's amazing how many different faces Andrea Riseborough is able to adopt.
Watched Mindhorn yesterday and she looked kind of familiar but it was a while before it clicked, oh hey, Mandy! Same with Oblivion which I liked her in.
― Noel Emits, Thursday, 2 July 2020 11:27 (one month ago) link
mandy fans, seek out Brandon cronenberg's Possessor immediately.
― k*r*n koltrane (Simon H.), Thursday, 2 July 2020 13:42 (one month ago) link
I had a DVD of Antiviral but have a feeling I never watched it all. Can't remember if because I found it a bit rubbish or too unpleasant.
― Picasso visita el planteta de los shitposteros (Noel Emits), Thursday, 2 July 2020 13:47 (one month ago) link
it's much better than Antiviral
― k*r*n koltrane (Simon H.), Thursday, 2 July 2020 13:52 (one month ago) link
but possibly even more unpleasant
― k*r*n koltrane (Simon H.), Thursday, 2 July 2020 13:53 (one month ago) link