WATCH: Leonardo DiCaprio Reveal Why He Signed on for 'The Revenant'

Leonardo DiCaprio was all about The Revenant because of the director. 

The actor opened up to Variety about why it was important for him to work with Alejandro González Iñárritu and what the actors went through for the film. 

“The real truth is, it was the attachment of Alejandro in this film, ‘cause I felt like it was going to be like going down the ‘heart of darkness’ together, you know what I mean? It was gonna be a mecca or a voyage we were going to go on,” he said.

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Check out the amazing interview above!