Below is the text snagged from first casting side for Garret’s character, Sheriff Baskin, in Winter’s Bone. It’s the scene that sets the plot in motion, in which he meets the film’s main character, the meth dealer’s daughter, and delivers some bad news to her.
EXT. REE’S HOUSE – DAY
Ree, in a big overcoat, is chopping [...]
The first one is with the cast of The Last House on the Left, from SCI FI Wire:
The second one is just Garret and AICN’s Capone. It includes some Sarah Connor spoilers and finally the info about the character he plays in Winter’s Bone. Snippets below:
In many ways, the character you’re playing in LAST HOUSE, [...]
MoviesOnline.ca has a lengthy new interview, mostly about The Last House on the Left. Some quotes below, click here to read the rest.
Q: How do you go about playing such a dark, twisted character without dehumanizing him? As an actor, how do you approach that?
Garret: I guess you can’t think of him as that. I [...]
News-Leader.com has a new article about Winter’s Bone. It is mainly about tax incentives, the local actors who were cast in the film, and what the production means for local tourism.
Here is a snippet:
Granik says it was important to her to film here and use local actors because real accents and dialect give legitimacy to [...]
Horror.com has new interviews with producer Wes Craven, director Dennis Iliadis, and cast members Sara Paxton, Monica Potter and Garret.
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And if you live in the L.A. area, there will be a free screening of The Last House on the Left on Thursday [...]
With The Last House on the Left premiering this week, Movie Geeks United interviewed Garret yesterday. Among other things, he talks about seeing the film at the first screenings, how he landed the part, how he got cast in Burning Bright, what he talked about with David Hess, what some of his favourite 1970s movies [...]
Garret talked to SCI FI Wire last week. The article is here, quotes below:
About The Road:
“No one writes better stories than Cormac McCarthy. I think Cormac had just had his son [when he wrote The Road]. He had his son fairly late in life, and there was a fire on the hill, and he was [...]
MoviesOnline.ca has a new interview with Last House director Dennis Iliadis and producer Wes Craven. Quotes below.
MoviesOnline: When you were considering Garret for this role, did you know that he had played Jesus?
ILIADIS: Actually I hadn’t seen that, I had seen the other stuff he did and Jesse James and all that. He’s a phenomenal [...]