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Pre-Production began in 2009, but the project was put in a turn-around when Alexander Payne decided to put it on hold to focus on The Descendants, then later, Nebraska.
During filming in Lofoten, Norway the crew rented a flotell, Edda Fides, to house the 160 people working on the film.
First English film of Rolf Lassgård.
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Was film at Alexander Payne's high school Alma-Mater, Creighton Prep in Omaha, Nebraska.
Meryl Streep, Reese Witherspoon, Paul Giamatti, and Sacha Baron Cohen were all previously attached to this movie.
This is the first film, since Citizen Ruth, that Alexander Payne has written that is not based on a book.
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Kristen Wiig replaced Reese Witherspoon in the lead role, preventing the reunion of Witherspoon and director Payne (they have collaborated on Election (1999))
This is Alexander Panye's and Jim Taylor's fifth writing collaboration following Citizen Ruth (1996), Election (1999), About Schmidt (2002) and Sideways (2004).
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The village was Filmed in Kelso Rock quarry in Milton, ON Canada
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Is filming In Lofoten, Norway these days.
This film marks Alexander Panye and Phedon Papamichael's fourth time working together after Nebraska (2013), The Decendants (2011) and Sideways (2004).
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Alec Baldwin, Matt Damon, Jason Sudeikis and Kristen Wiig have all appeared in 30 Rock (2006).
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Second collaboration between Matt Damon and Kristen Wiig after The Martian (2015).
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Matt Damon and Alec Baldwin previously worked on The Departed (2006) and The Good Shepherd (2006) together
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Second collaboration between Christoph Waltz and Jason Sudeikis after Horrible Bosses 2 (2014).
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Jason Sudeikis and Kristen Wiig also appeared in Masterminds (2016) and Saturday Night Live (1975 TV Series).
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Director Alexander Payne and Editor Kevin Tent previously work on Citizen Ruth (1996), Election (1999), About Schmidt (2002), Sideways (2004), The Descendants (2011) and Nebraska (2013).
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Matt Damon and Phedon Papamichael both worked on The Mounments Men (2014).
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