The unique Ocean’s 11 from 1960 starred Frank Sinatra and fellow Rat Pack members Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin, Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop, in addition to lady-of-the-pack Angie Dickinson—and it is famously not that nice, the one magic nonetheless lingering to at the present time emanating primarily from the pop-cultural momentousness of all of it, because it was their first film during which all of them appeared collectively.
That super-cool vibe, nonetheless, was alive and effectively within the remake.
“Once I say Ocean’s Eleven is a throwback to an ancient times in cinema,” director Steven Soderbergh defined, “I imply that the film is rarely imply, it is by no means gratuitous, no one is killed, no one is humiliated for no motive or is the butt of a joke. It is in all probability the least threatening movie I’ve ever made in a approach. That was aware on my half. I wished it to be a kind of gentle leisure and I did not suppose darker or meaner concepts had a spot in a film like this. I wished it to be glowing.”
Dickinson and Henry Silva, additionally within the unique, have blink-and-you-miss-’em cameos when battle night time will get underway on the MGM Grand, a scene that additionally options real-deal boxers Lennox Lewis and Wladimir Klitschko.