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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 CuarónJean-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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