The director, whose other films include "The French Connection," "Sorcerer" and "Killer Joe" -- which helped detonate star Matthew McConaughey's career rebirth as more than a handsome devil -- was taking part in The Hollywood Masters interview series, conducted by THR’s Stephen Galloway.
Tom Cruise stars as a soldier caught in a time loop on his last day of battle. The film, directed by Doug Liman and co-starring Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton and Jeremy Piven, is set to hit theaters on June 6.
Three childhood friends (Katie Aselton, Lake Bell, Kate Bosworth)set aside their personal issues and reunite for a girls' weekend on a remote island off the coast of Maine. One wrong move turns their weekend getaway into a deadly fight for survival.