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The Loft (2014) Poster

(2014)

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Filmed in June and July 2011, but not released until January 2015.
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Matthias Schoenaerts played a lead role in the Belgian original Loft (2008) and is the only actor re-cast for this Hollywood remake, reprising his role as Filip.
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This is Matthias Schoenaerts' first English-language role.
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This will be the second remake of the original Loft (2008), after a Dutch remake (Loft (2010)) was produced. It will also be the third time that director Erik Van Looy is involved: he directed the Belgian original, and temporarily took over the direction duties from Antoinette Beumer for the first remake when she had an accident.
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Patrick Wilson was originally cast as Vincent Stevens, but dropped out due to his commitment to his TV show. He was replaced by Karl Urban.
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The building you see in the opening and ending scenes, is real ; it's 930 Poydras in New Orleans. All the interior scenes were shot in a Belgian studio near Brussels.
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Rosamund Pike turned down a role.
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Tobey Maguire was originally considered to play a role but eventually turned it down.
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Originally set to be released by Universal Pictures, who replaced its scheduled August 2014 date in favor of As Above, So Below (2014).
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Rachael Taylor (Anne Morris) was in Transformers (2007) and Isabel Lucas (Sarah Deakins) was in Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009).
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When Mitra refers to Stonestreet's character as a "chubby clown" it's likely a reference to his Modern Family character who is a registered clown.
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Wentworth Miller is one of the lead actors in Prison Break. In the second half of the show's 4th season, the main characters headquarters was a loft which they referred to as the loft.
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When he's not making movies, director Erik van Looy presents one of the most popular quiz shows on Belgian TV.
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Eric Stonestreet is an alum of Kansas State University, where James Marsden's father teaches.
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Both Rhona Mitra and Valerie Cruz have both co-started on TV Series Nip/Tuck (2003).
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Wentworth Miller and Robert Wisdom previously starred together on Prison Break.
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The second time Dora Madison has had the name Zoe. The first from her character in Star-Crossed (2014).
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