Being a salesman and an actor were not that dissimilar: It is a good lesson in covering up your feelings. No one wants to buy from someone who looks depressed.
Method acting is a label I don't really understand, because there's a method to everybody's acting.
You should be careful what you wish for, as the reasons for war get confused. One person can be very clear in their motives, but others can have different agendas.
It quite often happens that they attach a name to a project and it doesn't get all the financing it needs.
Sometimes you just can't walk away from films you're offered, like the Dylan Thomas thing.