Biopics, or at least where Hollywood's concerned, can be decidedly delicate affairs.
On the one hand you want to tell the true life tale - after all you’re responsible with immortalising someone’s life in cinema forever. On the other, you want to add in a few explosions, some breakneck car chases, a striptease or two and a guileful villain.
Difficult, right? Which means you won’t be entirely surprised that when it comes to real-life figures reviewing their own portrayals, the feedback can be a mixed bag.
Luckily for Louis Zamperini, the Olympian and WW2 hero who saw his near implausible life on the screen thanks to Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken before recently passing away, he wouldn’t have changed a thing.
So with the film due out on Boxing Day, we've uncovered 20 quotes from 20 living, breathing figures who also found themselves at the mercy of filmmakers…