• Hook Was A Clash Of The Titans For Robin Williams And Dustin Hoffman

    8 days ago - By Slash Film

    Steven Spielberg's "Hook" was, to put it mildly, a massive undertaking. The production sprawled across nine sound stages on Columbia Pictures lot and went 40 days over schedule. Stage 27, which housed the Jolly Roger pirate ship, became a celebrity tourist attraction, with Warren Beatty, Kevin Costner and Prince dropping by to gawk at the mammoth vessel. According to Nancy Griffin and Kim Masters' indispensable showbiz chronicle, "Hit and Run," the film soared $30 million over budget. Spielberg was having a miserable time. Robin Williams and Dustin Hoffman, however, were thoroughly...
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