CHICAGO – If you’ve ever wondered what the difference is between a director and a producer, let “47 Ronin” explain how the hierarchy of creativity hinders the evolution of even the most straightforward-sounding pitches. “47 Ronin” is the type of samurai movie set in Japan that features native actors speaking only English, while Keanu Reeves stars as an outsider clearly plunked into the picture for stateside star power.
Good, Chicago International Film Festival, Jason Isaacs, Viggo Mortensen, Vicente Amorim, Michael KutzaSubmitted by HollywoodChicago.com on October 30, 2008 - 7:01pm
Academy Award nominee Viggo Mortensen poses for a HollywoodChicago.com red-carpet portrait on Oct. 29, 2008 prior to receiving a career achievement award at the U.S. premiere of his new film “Good” on the closing night of the 2008 Chicago International Film Festival.
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