Firstshowing.net recently interviewed David Fincher where he talked about why he made a couple of his movies. The ones he didn’t talk about, they filled in from past interviews resulting in a group of quotes about why Fincher made each of his movies. Pretty neat.
The Game 1997: ‘The Game was a movie that I liked the idea of this gigantic Twilight Zone episode that became The Stunt Man. That you could sit down and look at the bill and go, ‘Oh, really? So you had divers when I was in the cab. That’s nice to hear now. But at the time I really thought I was drowning.’ So you know, there’s different reasons for [choosing] everything.