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"Early title for Brazil was "1984 and a 1/2", an ode to Federico Fellini and 8½, but the film 1984 was released and the idea was scrapped, as there would have been legal trouble with the George Orwell estate.
Robert De Niro wanted to play the role of Jack, but Terry Gilliam had already promised this to Michael Palin. De Niro still wanted to be in the film, so he was cast as Tuttle instead.
During his trouble with a studio, Terry Gilliam asked Daily Variety for a full page ad, which cost aroun"