Referencing the government of the time and providing a conflict that percolates throughout the movie, Curtis conceived the role of minister Dormandy.
This new version will be edited for length by director Richard Curtis after some European reviewers cited its 135 minute running time as a factor in its diminished success. Can he sink the ship and silence rock and roll?
Bevan Jones notes, "To play Gavin, we needed somebody who would effectively rival whoever was playing The Count. The Golden Circle movie review: Nov 13, 2009 Full Review….
Thick Kevin Rhys Darby... Richard Curtis is good at handling large casts, establishing all the characters and keeping them alive. At Home With Amy Sedaris. We're delighted with the result, and we think viewers will be too!
External Reviews. Curtis assesses Brown as "the most Method of our actors. Richard Curtis, the most estrogen-laden man this side of Angel from Rent, has made a bro-tacular love letter to classic rock. Post-production found Curtis fondly reflecting on those days while being "brave with [film editor] Emma Hickox. Then, at some point, he inhaled and was introduced to a funky tailor and an unsettling shirt maker. IMDb Everywhere. Vicki Barber hide caption.
The pirates' off-coast locations strategically put them in international waters — and thus out of British authorities' legal reach. January Jones as Eleonore. But soon I was having a great time hanging out, and felt like I belonged. Rhys Ifans as Gavin. So when he arrived on the set, he had one hour in which to learn how to be a deejay - and he looked like he had been doing it all his life.