Ben Affleck opens up on a scene in The Last Duel where he was supposed to kiss Matt Damon

Ahead of the discharge of one of many highly-anticipated films, The Last Duel, the actors, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon talked about an attention-grabbing scene from the movie and revealed how one scene nearly had Damon planting a kiss on Ben Affleck. 

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon additionally went candid about their expertise on the units of The Last Duel that’s scheduled to be launched within the United States on 15 October 2021, by twentieth Century Studios.

The Last Duel cast talks in regards to the kissing scene that would’ve occurred

According to the stories by ET Online, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, and The Last Duel co-writer, Nicole Holofcener appeared collectively and talked about their highly-anticipated upcoming historic drama film. As the trio opened up about their expertise, Ben Affleck revealed how there was a scene within the movie the place it had Matt Damon nearly kissing him. However, the scene was later modified to Matt Damon kneeling down in entrance of Affleck. “That’s what goes on at residence too”, he joked. Furthermore, Matt Damon reacted to the scene and acknowledged, “I really need to kneel earlier than him. Once he began directing, that is really how I’ve to get in his home.”.

Ben Affleck then talked in regards to the scene and revealed that within the unique model of that scene, they had been speculated to kiss everyone on the mouth through the ceremony. “And we had that within the script”, he added. Adding to it, Damon exclaimed that it could have been their first on-screen kiss whereas Affleck quipped that it’ll have to attend. While explaining why the scene was tweaked from kissing to kneeling down, Affleck defined that  Ridley Scott, the director, thought that it could be distracting and talked about how his instincts had been fairly good. 

Speaking about their characters within the movie, Damon added the way it was enjoyable to see that they actually hated one another. He then talked about a humorous occasion from the set and revealed that each time he knelt down in entrance of Affleck and began to say his traces, the latter interrupted him and stated ‘nearer’. He then talked about how he needed to rise up and kneel once more in entrance of him after he spoke ‘nearer’ which was not even within the script. 

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