I think that many people in history who had power were bumped off because they had power.
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Well first of all you have to make the character strong so that people can follow that. And then hopefully that character can integrate with the background of the social situation that people can recognize.
I never put out a history, I put out a dramatic history.
Coming Home had been made before and Apocalypse Now and Deer Hunter, different kinds of movies.
If anything, if you can get somebody interested in something and get them excited, that's great. You should be praised for having opened the debate and having asked the right questions.
Forget the grand plan. Forget the master scheme. Forget control. That is the bleak but true basis of independent cinema. Inch by motherfuking inch we must, because we have no other choice.
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