DeNiro and Dano in father and son film
1 March 2012 Last updated at 03:19 GMT
In this week's Talking Movies actor Paul Dano discusses his latest role opposite Robert DeNiro in the film Being Flynn.
A drama about the relationship between an estranged father and son, it does not conform to typical Hollywood rules.
Dano and the film's director, Paul Weitz, told Tom Brook about the movie.
Talking Movies is broadcast on BBC World News on Saturday at 13:30 GMT and is repeated on Sunday at 00:30, 07:30 and 20:30 GMT.