Next month, Titanic will get a special one-week re-release to celebrate its 20th anniversary. Yes, believe it or not, it’s been two decades since Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet boarded the ill-fated luxury liner. And the film is still the second-biggest grossing film in the world, behind only another James Cameron-directed film, Avatar Back then, DiCaprio had established himself as one of Hollywood’s brightest up-and-coming young actors, having earned an Oscar nomination for What’s Eating Gilbert Grape. But he’d never starred in a big-budget movie before, and when Titanic came along, he actually had to think long and hard about whether he wanted to do it or not! (Click on the media bar below to hear Leonardo DiCaprio)
The 20th anniversary re-release of Titanic opens in theaters on December 1.