Oprah: When you play somebody gay in a movie, everybody wants to know why did he do that? Were you worried about any of that?
Heath: I think whether or not the subject is controversial is relative to the person you are. ... I never found the subject to be controversial, so I never went in there nervous.
Jake: I figure if we knew the response to the movie before we did it, I don't think either of us could have done it.
Heath: You have to pretend no one's ever going to see it in order to allow yourself to expose yourself and be vulnerable.
Jake: Especially the stuff that we do in the movie!