James Gunn responds to Martin Scorsese's comments about Marvel films being "theme parks"

Oct 04, 2019 17:19


Martin Scorsese Compares Marvel Movies To “Theme Parks”; James Gunn, Twitter-verse Respond https://t.co/3ChY4qwC5C pic.twitter.com/yj3iUgadeY
- Deadline Hollywood (@DEADLINE) October 4, 2019

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In an interview with Empire, Scorsese said this about Marvel films: “I don’t see them. I tried, you know? But that’s not cinema. ( Read more... )

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yurasama_love October 4 2019, 22:42:14 UTC
I'm eyerolling really hard at all of this

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liddlebins October 4 2019, 22:54:07 UTC
same, and laughing

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pretensetious October 4 2019, 22:47:10 UTC
they're both so dull jfc

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ahkna October 4 2019, 22:47:54 UTC
This is such a boring film nerd wankbait. It honestly doesn't matter.

Does it really make a difference if the angry white guys are shooting each other with lasers or guns?

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aaronnyc89 October 4 2019, 22:48:17 UTC
This is all wank bait at this point.

I'm unsure why this needed to be a post beyond serving as a gathering for people who dislike Gunn and Whedon.

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chungkingxpress October 4 2019, 22:49:05 UTC
Men are so fucking thin-skinned omg.

Man someone should write a book about how fragile weak-willed nerds so over-identify with a comic-book character that they view any criticism of a film about that character as a deeply personal attack on their entire being.

I’d read it.
- Glen Weldon (@ghweldon) 4 de octubre de 2019

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yussamahal October 4 2019, 23:44:27 UTC
LOL! For real! (and I'm a man).

Just today one of my students was asking me why I wasn't planning to go see the new Joker movie and I told him that I'm just tired of the white misunderstood killer and how they're only misunderstood when they're straight and white. He was SO SHOCKED and began to explain me why it was the greatest movie ever, lol.

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zharia October 5 2019, 00:45:22 UTC
this tweet is funny but ALSO bc he literally wrote that exact book about Batman called The Caped Crusade: Batman and the Rise of Nerd Culture !

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