A film loosely based on the final days of singer Kurt Cobain's life was
inspired by macaroni cheese.
At the Cannes Film Festival premiere of Gus Van Sant's rock 'n' roll drama
LAST DAYS, the director admitted he veered away from working on a
straightforward biopic after hearing about Cobain's passion for the tasty pasta
He said, "I was listening to people talking about the fact that Cobain
liked macaroni cheese, and that detail made more sense than him fighting about
the design for an album cover with his record company."
Last Days follows a blonde-haired musician called Blake, played by MICHAEL
PITT, as he hides from managers, friends and record company executives leading
up to his suicide - mimicking the tragic build-up to Cobain's self-inflicted