Adventure: GOLDFISH – A Boy and His Dog

It’s so nice when your actors have good chemistry and can genuinely get along as more than just professionals, but as decent companions. Of course, one of the all-time great examples is Humphrey Bogart and Claude Rains in CASABLANCA, who got along so well that the ending had to be changed to accommodate their tremendous …

Adventure: GOLDFISH – Word of Mouth

Picking some dried paint up off of the floor, in a lull in traffic, I distinctly heard a clear, deep, powerful Ambling Voice passing by out front on the sidewalk proclaim to a muffled query, “Well, it’s called GOLDFISH. It’s a movie, and I don’t know if it’s a short or a long one.” Their …

Adventure: GOLDFISH – My Finest Hour

Many days I left the shoot thinking of how I might have done better. The last day was no different; I could have done better.  There was one fine moment, however. It was, on a personal level, my best moment during the whole ordeal.   Last day. 16 pages to shoot. As you know, that’s …

Adventure: GOLDFISH – WHAT JUST HAPPENED?

I didn’t see this movie, but I did read the script. It’s written by a successful Hollywood motion picture producer, and it’s about a successful Hollywood motion picture producer (played by Robert DeNiro) who makes a movie, combatting and struggling and making pacifist war, and who, at the end, baffled, looks at the finished movie …

Adventure: GOLDFISH – The Midpoint

Hello Team.  It was a long day; everyone wanted to push through and we all made a democratic decision to keep going. We pulled almost a thirteen hour day. I could have gone all night! Everyone is really patient and wonderful and understanding and very kind and resolutely convivial. And good news: the Force was …