(ANI): Actress Angelina Jolie"s upcoming flick Salt needed
extensive reshoots after helmer Phillip Noyce and producer Lorenzo
di Bonaventura could not agree over crucial scenes, it has emerged.
Although the film was completely lensed last summer, Jolie had to
shoot additional scenes in New York.
"The reshoots had to be done because the completed version just
didn't look good. There were at least two scenes which were bad,
including the climax, so some changes had to be made pretty
quickly," the New York Post quoted a source as saying. The snitch
added that di Bonaventura wanted changes to director Noyce's rough
cut. The new scenes were added when the movie was re-edited with
However, Sony Pictures has rubbished the reports of any discord
between the film unit. Spokesman Steven Elzer said: "Production was
completed last fall. We did return to shoot some additional action
sequences in New York during the last several days…. The filmmakers
and the studio couldn't be more happy with the results and look
forward to the release this summer."
Di Bonaventura"s rep said: "In all of Lorenzo's career as an
executive or a producer, he has never done a cut on a movie."