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Phedon Papamichael

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"The musical stage performances were the biggest issue. One challenge was to light them realistically for the period. I looked at lots of footage from Johnny Cash concerts and got a feel for how the…

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Heightened unreality

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For a moment, let your mind drift back to the year 1902. You're in the famous Montreuil studios of the film pioneer Georges Melies, who has just hired you to be the cameraman on the famous fantasy…

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Domestic Film DAILY

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    No Good Deed

    Daily Gross:$1.0M

    Cume to09.18.14: $29.9M

    No Good Deed

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    Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
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    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Daily Gross:$557,622

    Cume to09.18.14: $308.5M

    Guardians of the Galaxy

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    Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
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    Dolphin Tale 2

    Daily Gross:$459,663

    Cume to09.18.14: $18.1M

    Dolphin Tale 2

    3
    Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%

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Roman Osin

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"We talked about creating a world that felt real today, a late 1700s in 2005," says Osin. That meant no static tableaux. "We wanted to paint the whole environment with the same brush, so that the…

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Call of the wild

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To this day, Russell Carpenter is less than satisfied with the nighttime shots in "Titanic." Originally, the director of photography planned to use three helium balloons, filled with lights, spanning…

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James Muro

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"Explaining our economics (to executives) and why we needed certain things was a huge stumbling block. We had budgeted only for a certain amount of film. But Paul is excellent at getting performances…

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Chris Menges

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"'North Country' was a performance-orientated work, and Niki wanted the film to have a transparent quality. She was keen that we catch the actors' performances as they happened. As such, she liked…

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Adam Kimmel

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The shoot took place in Winnipeg, Canada, bringing ample financial incentives, "but it was a major challenge to make a film in 31 days during the latter part of the year with natural light available…

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Declan Quinn

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"I had known ('Breakfast on Pluto' director) Neil Jordan for a while. My brother (Aidan) has acted in his films and I met him visiting the set of 'Michael Collins.' The Irish filmmaking community is…

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Janusz Kaminski

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"It is a story that needs to feel relevant, but it is also a story that we want to engage people. For me the biggest challenge was to make the audience feel like they were watching a story that was…

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