15 Infamous Film Set Fights Between Actors And Directors

15 Infamous Film Set Fights Between Actors And Directors

While he may not be so well known in the States, French director Henri-Georges Clouzot has been compared to Alfred Hitchcock for creating gripping suspense thrillers and for being cruel and abusive towards his female actors. In particular, Insider wrote that, when filming a scene with Brigitte Bardot in La Vérité, the director gave her sleeping pills and said they were painkillers, as her character was supposed to pass out and drool. This led to Bardot overdosing on these pills and having to get her stomach pumped. As you can already guess, she was not happy with him.