It was like I woke up when she came in. She was the last person to screen-test, and I was so bored of it by then that I was mucking about—I’d been pretending I was Tom Hanks or Seth Rogen. And then she came in, and it was like diving into white-water rapids and having no desire to hang on to the side. Throughout shooting, it was wild and exciting. I couldn’t help but try to stay with her, keep pace with her, and not let her get away. [Laughs] Like an animal preying on a smaller animal, but a wily smaller animal. - Andrew Garfield talking about Emma Stone.
This is seriously one of my favorite things about Tony — how often, and gloriously, and completely he fucks up sometimes. It’s a good message. You can be a genius billionaire playboy philanthropist and still a huge fucking mess with anxiety issues.
Yes! Also, so many engineering feels. There’s that space between “I have such a great idea!” and “I have made an error and will now pay for it.” and it’s so important that Tony spends some time there, especially given he comes back better every time. We mess up and we improve.