Sandra Bullock has revealed she had the "tough" scenes with her young Extremely Loud And Incredibly Close co-star Thomas Horn.
The Oscar-winning actress plays the mother of the precocious Oskar, played by Thomas, who tries to make sense of his father's death in the September 11 attacks by embarking on a mission to find a lock that fits a mysterious key.
And the actress told Entertainment Weekly that Tom Hanks, who takes on the role of Oskar's father Thomas, got to miss some of the more draining moments of filming.
"We had the tough scenes, you needed a partner," she said of working with Thomas. "I mean he and Tom got to play, and really connect and bond and show that similarity.
"We had the tough stuff."