Video: 'Life of Pi' Exclusive Movie Interview
Next week’s Cloud Atlas is based on a novel that was long-considered ‘unfilmable,’ due to its dense structure and sprawling timeline. Ang Lee’s Life of Pi is another fast-approaching movie based on a book that does not easily lend itself to a cinematic interpretation, but for different reasons; namely, most of Yann Martel’s award-winning source material revolves around a teenager and tiger stuck together on a crumbling raft in the middle of the ocean.
Several noteworthy filmmakers were, at different points in time, attached to take on the project over the past decade (including Alfonso Cuarón, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, and M. Night Shyamalan), but Lee’s the only one to follow through. Lee’s decision to assemble a purely international cast should please Life of Pi purists; however, ...
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