Peter Weller must've got help
His first day of shooting was with Peter (Robocop) Weller, who was playing Haim's abusive father. After a take, young Corey walked up to congratulate Weller on a convincingly psychotic performance.
Weller responded by grabbing the boy by the collar, throwing him against a wall, and threatening, "Don't ever talk to me after a take, you little s...!" It took three Assistant Directors to pull them apart. "I was terrified," Haim admits. "F...ing freaked."
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