And that’s the point, that we all have stories. The hopes and dreams of the common man are as noble as those of any king. It’s the stuff of life, why shouldn’t it be the stuff of theater? Goddamnit, why should that be a hard pill to swallow? Don’t call it new theater, Charlie; call it real theater. Call it our theater. -Barton Fink.
I wanted Claire to be the last one to die because Claire is the artist, Claire is the one who sees story. She sees the bigger picture. And because the series started with somebody in a car ending their life, I wanted to do somebody in a car driving off into their new life, into their new horizon. - Alan Ball