Vanity Fair: Ant-Man Director Peyton Reed on the Film‘s Most Impressive Effect . . . and the Backup Plan
“The most spectacular sight in Ant-Man comes at the very beginning. An official-looking meeting in a big expansive room, filled with faces we’ve seen from other Marvel movies, is suddenly joined by what must be a ghost. It’s Michael Douglas, but not the goateed, 70-year-old Michael Douglas cast in Ant-Man. It’s Michael Douglas from the post–Wall Street, pre–The Game era. It’s impossible. It’s kind of head-spinning”.