Is The Interview a true story?

Is The Interview a true story?

No, ‘The Interview’ is not based on a true story. However, it heavily draws from real life, and that ended up causing an international incident.

Why was The Interview Movie Banned?

The next month, North Korea’s United Nations ambassador Ja Song-nam condemned the film, describing its production and distribution as “an act of war” and because of Kim’s assassination in the film, “the most undisguised sponsoring of terrorism.”

What was the controversy with the movie The Interview?

(L-R) James Franco and Seth Rogen in “The Interview.” Sony The premise of the movie caused anger from North Korea and Sony Pictures, the studio behind the film, was subsequently hacked, leading to thousands of the studio’s internal emails being leaked online.

Will there be an interview 2?

North Korea is an integral part of the storyline. Without that, it will not really be a sequel film to ‘The Interview. ‘ Considering all this, it’s highly unlikely that ‘The Interview’ sequel will ever be made.

Can North Korea watch TV?

Television and radio. Radio and TV sets in North Korea are supplied pre-tuned to North Korean stations and must be checked and registered with the police, though some North Koreans own Chinese radios which can receive foreign stations. It is prohibited to tune into foreign broadcasts.

Did they really shoot crash landing on you in North Korea?

Although Se-Ri crash landed in North Korea in the series, actual shooting took place in this South Korean national park in the island of Jeju. Part of the Jeju Biosphere Reserve, it was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007. There are several hiking trails inside the park.

Where was the interview filmed?

‘The Interview’ was filmed in Canada and the USA, particularly in different parts of British Columbia and New York City. Principal photography for the film began in October 2013 and wrapped up by December of the same year.