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Alec Baldwin on the set of "Still Alice" in NYCAlec Baldwin (narrator for The Royal Tenenbaums) as Dr. Dusty Rhoades

Casting the Wes Anderson Love in the Ruins, #8

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Ralph Fiennes as Alistair

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Jason Schwartzman as Max Gottlieb

Because Gaga Confidential probably ain’t never gonna happen…

H.R. GIGEREnjoying A Beer In The Giger Bar

“I understand you have some questions about our maternity leave policy?”

 

Casting the Wes Anderson Love in the Ruins, cont.

sdqtpics106That’s Rod McKuen on the left, and that’s Luke Wilson on the right. A bold choice for Dr. Tom More? Sure. But sometimes, you gotta ignore the naysayers and press on.

Casting the Wes Anderson Love in the Ruins

Screen Shot 2014-10-23 at 8.12.50 PMBill Murray as Art Immelmann. A little older than the book describes him, but with just the right, “Hey Doc, let me help you save the world and maybe make a few bucks along the way, what do you say?” manner about him.

The Walker Percy, Quentin Tarantino Connection

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“’Breathless’” is not the only remake that Tarantino likes better than the original. He likes L. M. (Kit) Carson and McBride’s screenplay version of ‘The Moviegoer’ better than Walker Percy’s novel, which he found unemotional and dry.”

— from “The Movie Lover,” Larissa MacFarquhar’s New Yorker profile of Tarantino