- Oct 28, 2017
This is pure mythology. No he wasn’t. Most actors speak fondly of him.
Malcolm McDowell loved the man and was saddened that he wasn’t closer to him after they wrapped ACO. Matthew Modine and Vincent D’Onofrio have always spoken highly of him. Tom Cruise is basically brought to tears whenever he talks about him.
I’m sure he was demanding and exacting but he wasn’t an asshole.