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Bigelow on The Hurt Locker

May 25th, 2009 · No Comments

Anne Thompson spoke with Kathryn Bigelow in Toronto last September about her film, due out for wider release this summer, about a military bomb squad unit in Iraq.
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Burns on the 1st Recon Marines

May 25th, 2009 · No Comments

Salon’s Heather Havrilesky spoke last summer with Ed Burns, writer and co-creator of the HBO miniseries Generation Kill.
“… How did you make decisions about where to stray from writer Evan Wright’s story and where to stick to it?
“Well, we try to stay as much as possible with the story. A lot of times we didn’t […]

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Kubrick on Full Metal Jacket and story

May 25th, 2009 · No Comments

The Washington Post’s Lloyd Rose interviewed Stanley Kubrick prior to the release of his 1987 film set during the Vietnam War.
“… ‘We were just going for the way it is,’ he says, unable to resist a chuckle, perhaps thinking about all the film buffs who will be chewing on it for years.
“‘I certainly don’t think […]

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