The rock star told that Forman heaven and earth had to move to her in The People Vs. Larry Flynt to get.
Actors that have worked with Milos Forman mourn the death of the Czech filmmaker. The director of One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Amadeus, The People vs Larry Flint and Man on the Moon, died Friday at the age of 86.
Courtney Love called The People Vs. Larry Flynt, the movie in which she collaborated with Forman, ‘bioscoopreus’. Love won a Golden Globe nomination for her role in that movie, and think with pleasure to the collaboration with the director, as evidenced by a long tribute that they Sunday on Instagram placed. “He was always gentle, and always brought he best in me.”
They also told me that the director had to fight for her in the movie. “Milos, you were my first example of what a real man is,” writes the actress and singer. Forman put a lot of time and energy to get Courtney ready for her role. “Milos has accepted me and my demons”, ” she says. So she had to promise him not to use drugs during the shooting for the film.
Hustler boss Larry Flynt and Love’s co-star in the film, Edward Norton also stopped by the death of Forman. Flynt called the director was a true visionary, and added: “He was a remarkable man with extraordinary talent, I will be his presence on this earth miss.” Norton wrote: “He was my first real mentor in the making of movies, and until the day of today, I am grateful to him.”
Michael Douglas, who as co-producer was involved in One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest, said in a statement in The Hollywood Reporter: It is sad that we are one of the greatest directors in the history of film have lost. I had the honor to be with Milos to work for One flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest and cherish everything he has taught me.”
Jim Carrey played in Formans film Man on the Moon. “A greatness has left us. What a disappointment. A very nice man. I am glad that I did with him. It was a monumental experience,” writes the actor on Twitter.