'Brothers' Stars Natalie Portman And Tobey Maguire On Off-Screen Transformations

FROM MTV.COM: "Brothers" is all about transformation: Tobey Maguire's from doting father to scarred former prisoner of war; Natalie Portman's from loving wife to grieving widow and back again; and Jake Gyllenhaal's from familial black sheep to man on whom everyone begins to rely.

The transformations, though, weren't solely the territory of these fictional characters. As Portman and Maguire told MTV News recently, their decisions to take on the roles required significant changes in their own lives.

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