Interview With Leonardo DiCaprio For Shutter Island

After the jump, we have an interview with Leonardo DiCaprio for his role as Teddy Daniels in Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island. He discusses the appeal of the character, the twists in the story, the cast, working with Martin Scorsese, the story, wanting to work with Mark Ruffalo, the location, and the viewer's journey. Footage courtesy of Paramount Pictures.

Two U.S. marshals, Teddy Daniels and Chuck Aule, are summoned to a remote and barren island off the coast of Massachusetts to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a murderess from the island's fortress-like hospital for the criminally insane.

Shutter Island is directed by Martin Scorsese and stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, Ben Kingsley, Michelle Williams, and Max von Sydow.

The investigation begins this coming Friday, February 19th.