Archive for July 13, 2017
Patty Jenkins, the director of this summer’s smash hit Wonder Woman has taken to Twitter to praise the legacy of Lynda Carter. The actor, who played the Wonder Woman character on the 1970s TV series, tweeted her congratulations to both Jenkins and the current Wonder Woman, Gal Gadot, on their success with the film. Jenkins replied, complementing Carter on her past work as the character and for creating a legacy that helped pave the way for the film and its current success.
The tweet chain started when Gadot tweeted on the occasion of a THR article stating that Wonder Woman had held its box office potency the best of any superhero movie in ...
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Original Ghostbusters star Sigourney Weaver responds to the online backlash of Paul Feig’s 2016 reboot. When it comes to beloved films of the 1980s, there are few on the level of Ghostbusters. Seamlessly blending hilarious jokes and physical comedy with elements of horror and fantasy, Ivan Reitman’s Ghostbusters is one many hold near and dear to their hearts. Ghostbusters is truly an iconic film, and when iconic films are remade or iconic franchises rebooted, there are always going to be people bothered by that.
In the case of Feig’s reboot of Ghostbusters though, the usual levels of hatred and vitriol seemed to be dialed up to 11, with many expressing ...
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