Most superheroes wear tight suits, so I can never direct one. The film, which won the coveted Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival, is currently vying for six Oscars at the 2020 Academy Awards. Joon-ho said he liked the works of James Gunn and James Mangold on Guardians of the Galaxy series and Logan, respectively, but he is not so inclined to go their way. Follow us on Telegram for the latest Entertainment news
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Marvel That’s something I just intuitively feel,” the filmmaker added. The filmmaker had previously said he hoped to maintain a distance from superhero movies as he was averse to people in tight-fitting clothes. I don’t expect any offers from them anytime soon,” the filmmaker told Variety during the latest episode of its “The Big Ticket” podcast. I’ll never wear something like that, and just seeing someone in tight clothes is mentally difficult. I respect the creativity that goes into superhero films, but in real life and in movies, I can’t stand people wearing tight-fitting clothes. “I don’t know where to look, and I feel suffocated. “It’s just best to do what you’re good at. I don’t think anyone will offer the project to me either. And so I don’t really think Marvel and I are suitable for each other. “I don’t think Marvel would ever want a director like me. “I think there are great directors who can handle great projects like that. The film industry seems complicated, but I think it’s quite simple for directors. (Photo: Reuters)
South Korean director Bong Joon-ho, one of the most sought-after filmmakers in Hollywood right now, has once again ruled out a plunge into the Marvel Cinematic Universe as he believes the studio and him are not “suitable for each other”. But it seems getting Joon-ho will be a tough cookie to crack for the studio. The director, whose filmography boasts of movies such as Memories of Murder, Parasite and Snowpiercer, is currently in the centre of attention in Hollywood owing to the smash-hit success of his class satire Parasite. “I have a personal problem. Marvel has a history of being able to seduce indie filmmaker to come into its fold and direct superhero films. By: PTI | Los Angeles |
Published: January 18, 2020 1:04:04 pm
Bong Joon-Ho had previously said he hoped to maintain a distance from superhero movies as he was averse to people in tight-fitting clothes. If there is a superhero who has a very boxy costume, maybe I can try,” Joon-Ho had said.