Benedict Cumberbatch Admits "Birdman" Made Him Cry

The Imitation Game actor, one of the cover stars of W’s February 2015 issue, discusses his love for Marlon Brando and Eva Marie Saint and more in a video interview.

Released on 1/8/2015

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Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch

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Brando, I have a huge crush on Brando.
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On The Waterfront,
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it's phenomenal, it's a real benchmark,
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I think, for actors and acting.
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Eva Marie Saint, Eva Marie Saint pretty much
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in every Hitchcock film she did.
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So a film that made me cry recently,
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[Interviewer] actually a bit of Birdman. Really?
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There were points in Birdman. Yeah, yeah, I thought.
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[Interviewer] It made you cry?
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Maybe I'm lying, maybe I didn't cry.
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[Interviewer] I liked it but it didn't make me cry.
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Did I cry in that film? I don't know.