"Let the character actors lay out the plot. Then, when there's something important to say, you say it, and people will listen."
"Of course later, when the picture [The Private Files Of J. Edgar Hoover] was coming out and Saturday Night Live asked him to host, he was really drinking. They started worrying he wouldn’t make it to the broadcast. They had cast members babysitting him, but he kept going off to this bar downstairs, Hurley’s. They … Continue reading You Put Belushi In Charge?
Considering how utterly forgotten Wired turned out to be, the whole affair just strikes me as petty and unfortunate. At least Michael Chiklis and Jim Belushi buried the hatchet.
It’s possible Kubrick placed the bear imagery in the film because it matches the story's theme of fathers murdering their wives and children. Adult male bears are known to kill bear cubs which are not their own and sometimes kill the cubs' mother in the process.