I hope that new legislation will result in NDAs to be legally null and void in situations where rape and assault have been committed and where power is so unequally distributed." "Looking back over the years, I have wondered if I would have made the same choices, knowing the bleak outcome.
We all suffered greatly on the film, and the journey ended up costing us all more than we ever bargained for.
Rodriguez still believes Harvey's vendetta against Rose is what kept the movie from even being given a fighting chance with a proper ad campaign, etc.
He explains: "But because of the NDA Rose told me she had signed, at Rose's request I had to keep it quiet from everyone until now as to why we were even making that film together, especially Harvey.
I am still haunted and disillusioned that after all the good intentions, immense pain and struggle Rose and I and so many talented people went through to make the film, that Harvey Weinstein won in the end by burying the movie just because Rose was the lead actress." Robert wishes they could have spoken about the inspiration of the film, the fight behind the scenes before now.
And he hopes this new conversation will change things in Hollywood and other businesses: "It's been really difficult to admit and come to terms that the NDA handcuffs forced us to needlessly jump through hoops that today would have been unnecessary because of Rose's fearlessness to speak out, despite the consequences.
She said the reason she kept it all a secret for so long was her fear that he would "crush" her and her career.
In another New Yorker article written by Farrow, the son of Woody Allen, Sciorra came out to accuse the former Miramax head of raping her In the article, Sciorra recounts how Weinstein violently raped her in the 1990s after she had filmed , a film he produced.
The reason I'm saying this is because it's very clear to me now that when someone does what Harvey Weinstein did, the devastation goes far beyond predator and victim.
Harvey Weinstein accuser Rose Mc Gowan just met up with the man who broke the story open, Ronan Farrow, and two other self-proclaimed "survivors" Asia Argento and Annabella Sciorra.
The former story exposed three decades worth of sexual assault claims against the now fallen movie mogul.
You two should definitely work together." And then he skittered off.
I knew right then that every word Rose told me was true, you could see it all over his face." They made the film, a star-studded, strangely meta movie that played like two '70s B movies, complete with fake trailers for other movies made by friends like Eli Roth and Edgar Wright.