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Old 01-14-2013, 09:37 AM   #12
Matt Ldn
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Default Re: How long to LOOK like you know what you're doing?

Originally Posted by Primate View Post
And Daniel Day-Lewis takes dedication for the role to a whole new level.

Robert De Niro had a few boxing matches when he was preparing for Raging Bull. He won a couple, too.
Yeah he's a true method actor. You can see when hes shadowboxing and doing stuff in the gym how natural and comfortable he is, the fights themselves are pretty much the same as any boxing movie.
Originally Posted by NVSemin View Post
I see. These were was not real fight, I mean spontaneous action. These scenes were set-up. Provided you are in a reasonable physical shape, I guess you need a couple weeks of rehearsal maximum
Thats more about Choreography though isn't it. I have had a few fights but I would probably be worse in a fight scene than an actor/choreographer.
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