This time around, he has plenty of material to work with as editor Fred Raskin initially delivered a four-hour, twenty-minute-long cut. “[Raskin’s] job is to put in every single thing I shot, give me everything,” the director said. “That’s not unusual, for an epic-y kind of movie. “I wouldn’t take anything else out,” he added. “I’m going to explore possibly putting something back in.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, DiCaprio and Pitt reportedly have far more screen time than anyone else who appears in the movie (including Robbie, who plays the movie star Sharon Tate, tragically murdered by members of the Manson Family).