based on the same biographical material
When Alexander dies, he looses his beloved ring (a gift from Hephaistion), which falls down just like the bowl containing the snowy landscape reproduction falls off from the hands of Charles Foster Kane in "Citizen Kane" by director Orson Welles. Both ring and bowl were objects which the two protagonists were very fond of, as symbols of (secretly) crucial moments in their lifes.
Colin Farrell describes auditioning for a new Oliver Stone film called "Alexander the Great," which would later become this film.
Documentary follows the making of Oliver Stone's film, Alexander
This is a behind-the-scenes featurette for this film.
Mentioned during monologue and Weekend Update
Colin Quinn mentions this show in his act
Vincent de Klerk talks about the film.
mentioned in dialogue
The guy in the diner says the only thing resembling a bomb is the DVD he rented of the film.
Mentioned when discussing Rosario Dawson.
Is referred to as "that Alexander the Great movie" by David
Colin Farrell talks about his hair in this movie and makes several references to this movie's failure
scene is referenced
This documentary was filmed on location during the making of Alexander (2004)
reviewed + footage used
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
"Buck Smithee: Accent Coach" segment.
Clip is shown