Director Ridley Scott said that one interesting aspect of re-filming all of Kevin Spacey's scenes with Christopher Plummer is that Spacey played J. Paul Getty as a more explicitly cold and unfeeling character, while Plummer's take on the role showed both a warmer side to the billionaire, but the same unflinching refusal to simply pay off his grandson's kidnappers. Scott also stated that neither Spacey nor his representatives had called him since Spacey's history of sexual harassment was revealed, and added that he had no plans to release the footage with Spacey to any public viewing forum.
Paul? Come say hello to Mr. Chace. Or goodbye. I'm not sure which.
Fletcher Chace: He's gonna be trouble with the ladies.
John Paul Getty III: I already am.
Gail Harris: I do hope you'll stay on with us. I know you had other ambitions, but..
Fletcher Chace: Guys like me don't get rich. We get sidetracked too easily.
Gail Harris: ...
In the early scene where the family has breakfast there is a glass bottle of juice visible, which change amount of juice back and forth between each different camera angle, less juice, full juice, then less again, then back to full etc.
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