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Terry Gilliam on Heath Ledger's last film and how Johnny Depp saved his movie

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There’s certainly a lot of curiosity surrounding Terry Gilliam’s The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, which will forever be remembered as Heath Ledger’s last movie. The question is: Will that interest translate to box office sales? As the film is about to open in theaters, here’s my OscarWatch interview with Gilliam, in which the filmmaker discusses the origin of his trippy imagery, what Ledger was like on set, and how Johnny Depp singlehandedly kept his film from falling apart after Ledger’s death.

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