I believe you are right. And, unless I'm missing something, it wasn't anything more than a passing reference to it in the movie. Almost a blink and you miss it type of thing.Wasn't that banned in all the countries with the most idiotic leadership because there's a gay character, or something?
There sure were!Yeah, from what I gather Klaus Kinski was a real character, to put it mildly. So I bet there was quite a few stories there.
Bonfire of the Vanities- 1990
Judging by what I’ve heard about it, it’s probably safe to say that I have a higher opinion of it than most people. Very fun movie!
I saw the movie about a year or so before I read the book, so maybe I went in with no real expectations either way. Read the book eventually and enjoyed it, so who knows what would have happened if I read the book first.I have got the book about the making of it. "THE DEVIL'S CANDY: Bonfire of the Vanities Goes to Hollywood. It lays bare the entire process of making a (flop) movie from start to finish.
I had never read the novel, so just watched it as a film and thought it was okay.
The Bonfire of the Vanities is a 1990 American comedy-drama film adaptation of the best-selling novel of the same name by Tom Wolfe, originally serialized in Rolling Stone. A critical and commercial flop, the movie was directed by Brian De Palma, and stars Tom Hanks as Sherman McCoy, Bruce...www.imdforums.com