Dec 13, REX 1. Robert De Niro was offered the role of Captain Smith, but turned it down due to illness. When Jack sings "Come Josephine" to Rose when they're on the prow of the ship just before she says, "I'm flying! That's because there's a deleted scene where they're drunkenly singing it after they leave the 3rd class dance. Reason to love Kate Winslet: After she realised that she had to be naked in front of Leo, she decided to break the ice by flashing him when they met for the first time.
Titanic facts - 27 things you never knew about Titanic
There had been a lot of hype surrounding the movie, and finally after more than one delay, the movie was finally released. The majority of the movie was carried by Kate Winslet, and one of the most memorable scenes in the movie is when her character Rose DeWitt Bukater wants to have her picture drawn in the nude wearing only a very expensive piece of jewelry. When it came time to film the scene, she opened her robe and flashed her nude body to DiCaprio, which made him laugh, which was a great way for the two of them to lift that veil of tension they were both feeling. Once it was time to film, Winslet was able to drop her robe, and the Titanic drawing scene began. Though Winslet was in great shape, and actually did look amazing in the scene, but it was definitely not an easy scene to do, and her nervousness was apparent in it.