Perhaps it's Catherine's appearance in Casino, the end of 31 years of helping her son out with his movies, which best sums up her relationship with Martin. She plays a mom again, and she chides her fictional son for cursing so much. Does that sound like it was based on a true story? Call up your mom and ask her what she thinks.
The Set Of The Shining Was Full Of Silliness
Stanley Kubrick was both a genius filmmaker and a cruel tyrant, and The Shining was arguably his greatest achievement in both respects. We've already told you about the time he deliberately traumatized Shelley Duvall while stretching a 17-week shoot into a full year. Well, one of his closest collaborators on that marathon shoot, cameraman Garrett Brown, wasn't intimidated by the mad king of film, and decided to have some fun at Kubrick's expense.
First, he created everyone's favorite game: "Stanley Kubrick or murderous hobo who wandered onto set?"