We’ve seen many different instances of home invasion stories. Perhaps most notably, David Fincher tackled the premise with his film Panic Room, which starred Jodie Foster and Kristen Stewart. The film was something of a thriller. Another one came in the form of The Strangers, which took more of a horror approach. However, with this […]
An abortion storyline went horribly awry in Season 4.
Blockbusters are the new fracking! Jodie Foster came of age in the 1970s, an era known for thriving independent films and auteur creativity, with her breakthrough role coming in Martin Scorsese's "Taxi Driver." So it's not too surprising to hear the two-time Oscar winner isn't that into the modern superhero blockbuster craze. Show More Summary
Jodie Foster recently sat down with CinemaBlend and other outlets and explained why she was so interested in working on the "Arkangel" episode of Netflix's Black Mirror. Here's what she had to say.
Jodie Foster recently slammed movie studios for making superhero movies that feel like going to a “theme park” and now Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has issued a response. “Going to the movies has become like a theme park,” the Oscar-winning actress turned director said in an interview with Radio Times. “Studios making [...]
James Gunn responds to Jodie Foster's recent comments about comic book and blockbuster filmmaking in Hollywood.
Jodie Foster’s fracking take on superhero movies is, says the director of a few such films, “old-fashioned” if not “totally without basis.” James Gunn, director of Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Super and...Show More Summary
Metaphor alert! Actress-director-producer Jodie Foster didn’t have to dig too deep to come up with a boogeyman with which to compare superhero movies, which she thinks are a destructive force. In a recent interview, the “Silence of the Lambs” star likened the over-the-top film genre to another no-go for intellectual Hollywood types. “Studios making bad […]
"Going to the movies has become like a theme park," Jodie Foster said recently. "Studios making bad content in order to appeal to the masses and shareholders is like fracking - you get the best return right now but you wreck the earth."
Ever since X-Men was released back in 2000, there has been a plethora of superhero movies in theaters every single year. Though the early 2000s were full of a lot of garbage thanks to studios snatching up every comic book property they...Show More Summary
Jodie Foster is uninterested in making superhero movies. We know this because the other day she stated the genre is "ruining the habits" of a generation of moviegoers and she doesn't like it.
Spoilers ahead for the “Arkangel” episode of Black Mirror.Jodie Foster didn’t choose which sci-fi horror story she’d direct for the fourth season of Black Mirror. But after helming episodes of House of Cards and Orange Is the New Black, as well as films like Money Monster and The Beaver, Foster ... More »
Earlier this week, we reported on some choice words that actress Jodie Foster had regarding superhero films. No, she doesn’t love the movies, though we’re sure you already knew that. She didn’t pull any punches. She said that studios are making bad content to appeal to the masses, and she compared its dangers to the […]
Justice League, don’t read this. Jodie Foster has kept her eye on the deluge of less-than-stellar superhero movies, and she’s not pleased. In an interview with Radio Times magazine, Foster said she wasn’t interested in helming the “spectacle” of a $200 million superhero vehicle. “Going to the movies has become ... More »
If you’re waiting for Jodie Foster to direct or appear in a superhero movie, don’t hold your breath. The Academy Award-winning actress did not mince words when she expressed her thoughts on superhero pics and similar blockbusters. Foster,...Show More Summary
Oscar winner Jodie Foster has expressed her feelings on the superhero genre. And it is safe to say that most of us would disagree with her, at least on the surface. While speaking with Radio Times Magazine, Foster talked about how she thinks superhero films are damaging to moviegoers. “Going to the movies has become like […]
Jodie Foster has some choice words about big budget spectacles overtaking the market, and you can read them inside.
'Black Mirror' season four episode "ArkAngel" stars Rosemarie DeWitt and was directed by Jodie Foster, the first woman to direct on the Netflix anthology. read more
Stars, they're just like us. They play favorites, but then can't remember names of episodes. Rosemarie DeWitt, who appears in Black Mirror season four's "Arkangel," and that...