5 Unusual Movies That Had A Huge Influence On Seth Rogen's Neighbors
Get Him to the GreekStoller didn’t have to search too deep in Hollywood’s film catalogue to find a recent comedy that relied heavily on blow-out party scenes.
"I shot a lot of party footage for Get Him to the Greek (with Jonah Hill and Russell Brand), and I really learned what to do, and what not to do in a party scene."
"Keep the camera low. It will feel like you are in some crazy party. Spring Breakers is another movie I watched that had a TON of great party sequences. But if you drop the camera low, it makes the audience feel that they are submerged in the crazy party. I also handed individual cameras to extras in the party scenes and had them film everything. Because then you can use their footage, and it makes it feel like an epic party, instead of a wide shot of 10,000 extras… which you really can’t afford to stage, anyway!"
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