February 5, 2013 - 11:38am by Alexander
Legendary music producer Phil Spector, who was convicted of murder in 2009 and currently serving a prison sentence, demands an over-the-top portrayal in any biopic that's about him.
And when someone says “over-the-top performance,” Al Pacino’s ears perk up no matter where he is in the world, because the message is delivered to him at a frequency only he and dogs can hear.
And thus the new HBO film Phil Spector features Al in a variety of wigs, shouting at what would be a “10” on anybody else’s level, but for Al Pacino is just his normal speaking voice.
Watch the trailer after the jump!