Renny Harlin – Eventually I did that, but…

Eventually I did that, but it took a lot of twists and turns, and there…


“Eventually I did that, but it took a lot of twists and turns, and there were a year or two there where I was living with no money at all – no home, no car, no nothing. I was living in somebody’s garage in Los Angeles at that point – for a year.”
-Renny Harlin

Renny Harlin – There were a lot of…

There were a lot of people dreaming about making films, and they would finance maybe…


“There were a lot of people dreaming about making films, and they would finance maybe 6 films a year. Because they were funded by the government, the films sort-of had to deal with serious social issues – and, as a result, nobody went to see those films.”
-Renny Harlin

Renny Harlin – You want to do something…

You want to do something that shows some type individuality and talent and imagination – at…


“You want to do something that shows some type individuality and talent and imagination – at the same time, you want to be truthful to the predecessors, because obviously the audience liked something about them and you have to replicate that experience to a certain extent.”
-Renny Harlin