Neil LaBute Says ‘The Wicker Man’ Was One of Those Things Where You Had to Be There

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"People sort of got together on that one and said, 'You know what? I think we're all in agreement. We just don't care for this.' People went, 'Oh, God, Nic Cage is wearing a bear suit, and he's running around.' It's like, yeah, we saw him doing it. It was pretty funny when he was doing it." Neil LaBute on The Wicker Man [Chicago Tribune via PopMatters]

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