He wants to go prepare for it, feel it, live it, explore other options for it,” Cassavetes said.“He’d come to me and say, ’Why can’t I burn the house down?In the years since, there have been rumors about an on-set conflict, and Cassavetes revealed that at one point, the show almost Maybe I’m not supposed to tell this story, but they were really not getting along one day on set. And Ryan came to me, and there’s 150 people standing in this big scene, and he says, “Nick come here.” And he’s doing a scene with Rachel and he says, “Would you take her out of here and bring in another actress to read off camera with me? Not at all: We went into New Line and they were like, “You can’t do the birds.
He said he feels like he should be giving strangers hugs to comfort them over their misplaced heartbreak that he’s no longer with Mc Adams.
Gosling also comes across like a gentleman in the way he describes both his courtship with Mc Adams and how they broke up.
So, when the studio came down to see the scene — because they didn’t believe we could do it — the guy marched them out there like the Pied Piper and they went out on the lake.
We were happy to do that on a technical level because the birds are so beautiful. Ryan Gosling improvised one of your favorite lines.
Sometimes we disagree, and he’s very strong, but we had a great time. James Garner was not that interested in talking shop with his costars.