We’re exploring the aspect of any individual’s life that’s actually uncomfortable. This is just not a want success gangster film. There’s no glorification of bootlegging and gangster enterprising. This is a movie that, in a really ugly manner, is deconstructing an iconic masculinity from the second the film begins and till it ends. Is it laborious to look at? I don’t know. It’s not laborious for me to look at. … It’s both, you get it and also you’re in for this trip and also you’re part of it and also you additionally embrace the enjoyable, loopy schlock issue of it, which is extremely intentional, otherwise you don’t and it bothers you and annoys you. And I’m fantastic with that.