LUNCH WITH ANGIE: With just less three weeks until opening day, “Unbroken” is in full press mode. On Tuesday, Donna Langley, chairman of Universal Pictures, along with the Peggy Siegal Company, hosted a lunch in honor of the Angelina Jolie-directed film, which tells the real-life story of former Olympic track star Louis Zamperini during his time as a prisoner of war. The actress was on-hand at the Metropolitan Club-held lunch, along with her four leading men: Jack O’Connell, Miyavi, Garrett Hedlund and Finn Wittrock. “I am so excited to see the movie,” Gayle King said to Jolie, taking her seat alongside the actress, as well as ABC’s George Stephanopoulos and Cosmopolitan’s Joanna Coles, at a center table. Wittrock dug into his surf-and-turf entrée, recalling the strict diet he underwent to develop the physique of an emaciated prisoner of war. “It was a lot of fish and vegetables,” he said. “After, I went to this nice steak house in Australia and had steak and a lot of mashed potatoes. It was a lot of couples out to dinner, and then me, in a corner, stuffing my face.” During the Q&A portion of the lunch, Jolie commented on the tough shoot, which included long hours and occasional unpleasant conditions. “There was so much respect to the men who came before and lived through this,” she said. “Anytime we were hungry, or hot on a raft, or in a dusty prison camp — just imagine this was only 1 percent of what this was actually like. It’s not even remotely close to the real pain and suffering. It was something that actually brought out the best in these men.”

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