A Rian Johnson assemble of his previous collaborators:
Joseph Gordon-Levitt (he’s been rumoured, it’s pretty much confirmed by now)
Rachel Weisz (hopefully as a foil for Benoit Blanc, it’s always hilarious to see married actors playing roles where they hate each other)
Kelly Marie Tran
Bruce Willis (hopefully as the -asshole-…[Read more]
To paraphrase Bong Joon-ho, these numbers are very local: The Oscars are still a massive TV event worldwide, aside from cable, there’s usually at a dubbed transmission on each country’s Network TV, and it will likely be at the top of social media’s trending topics, worldwide and country by country, throughout the show.
And they should capitalize…[Read more]
I think it’s a little more nuanced situation than just “stick it to Star Wars”. Most likely three things happened: First, votes were split between TFA, The Martian and Mad Max, especially among the older crowd, and those were the dominant back then. Then there was the Colman-Close effect, where many voters decided to vote for the little indie that…[Read more]