In the past two decades, we’ve been given six Spider-Men, three Batmen and two Supermen…and finally, one Don Quixote. Or actually, one man who killed Don Quixote. Yes, after nearly twenty years of setbacks and hardships, Terry Gilliam’s The Man Who Killed Don Quixote wrapped production Sunday morning, with Gilliam taking to Facebook to make […]
It's been looking like another run at The Man Who Killed Don Quixote has been coming together, and Terry Gilliam has gone so far as to share a start date and concept art.
"I think this is the seventh time. Lucky seven, maybe," says the director.
In recent months, Terry Gilliam has been reluctant to talk about The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, the film he has been trying to complete for over a decade. When I spoke to him in March, he backed away from the subject and said that he’d next want to chat about the film when there […]
The collapse of Terry Gilliam‘s first attempt to film The Man Who Killed Don Quixote is so well documented I don’t think we need to get into it here, but it’s worth mentioning the film’s recent history. In short: Gilliam keeps trying to get the money together, and it keeps almost happening, and then it […]
One of them is considered one of the most important pieces of literature in the world – in fact it’s harder to think of anything quite so influential, in that it created an entire medium of fictional expression pretty much single handedly. And the other one is Don Quixote, about some Spaniard fannying about on […]