, Channing Tatum and Rachel Mc Adams star as husband and wife, who are enjoying their adorable relationship until the day that Mc Adams’ character Paige is seriously injured in a car accident.When she wakes up, she can’t remember the past five years of her life – and doesn’t know her husband Leo (Tatum) at all. Ten years later it remains one of the most iconic love stories of the 21st century, cherished by pre-teen girls and celebrities alike.
Former star Ryan Gosling was handpicked by director Nick Cassavetes to play passionate, lovestruck Noah, while newcomer Rachel Mc Adams arrived via an audition.
“When I told [New Line Cinema] I wanted to hire Ryan for the lead, they kind of looked at me like I was out of my mind,” Cassavetes told VH1.
In the years since, there have been rumors about an on-set conflict, and Cassavetes revealed that at one point, the show almost Maybe I’m not supposed to tell this story, but they were really not getting along one day on set. And Ryan came to me, and there’s 150 people standing in this big scene, and he says, “Nick come here.” And he’s doing a scene with Rachel and he says, “Would you take her out of here and bring in another actress to read off camera with me? Not at all: We went into New Line and they were like, “You can’t do the birds.
There’s just too much — you’ve got to take the birds out.” We said, “How come? We talked to every animal wrangler — you can’t do it. You’ve got to take it out.” Well, the producer and I didn’t listen very much.
In honor of the 10th anniversary of , read on for things you may be shocked to learn about the now-classic film, straight from the director himself. Ryan Gosling and Rachel Mc Adams did not get along. I’m just not getting anything from this.”We went into a room with a producer; they started screaming and yelling at each other. The rest of the film wasn’t smooth sailing, but it was smoother sailing. Soon enough there’s rain, there’s a kiss and there’s a giant flock of birds swarming out of the sky.