'The Assassination of Jesse James' remains one of my favorite films that I've done. You know, it's still labeled a loser.
My kids are just waiting for me at home. I'm their father. They're wondering, 'When's Daddy coming home?'
Deregulation created this epidemic of greed which according to the rules of capitalism was OK. Beyond that there was criminal behaviour. There have been no repercussions and it's hard to make your peace with.
That's the most important thing to me - that if I'm gonna spend however long it takes to make a movie, give up 14 hours a day for however many weeks or months, then it's very important for me to know that I'm working with people who I respect and enjoy and that we're going for something together.