Martin Scorsese Compares Marvel Movies to Theme Parks: 'That's Not Cinema'

VarietyIn an interview with Empire magazine, Martin Scorsese gave the Marvel Cinematic Universe the cold shoulder, comparing the billion-dollar franchise to theme parks. “I don't see them. I tried, you know? But that's not cinema,” Scorsese told Empire magazine.

October 5th 2019


Martin Scorsese says Marvel is 'not cinema'; James Gunn is 'saddened' by the judging

USA TODAY"Guardians of the Galaxy" director James Gunn caught wind of Scorsese's remarks, admitting that they "saddened" him. "Martin Scorsese is one of my 5 favorite living filmmakers," Gunn, 53, tweeted Friday. "I was outraged when people picketed 'The Last ...

October 5th 2019


Martin Scorsese Says Marvel Films Are 'Not Cinema' as Joss Whedon and James Gunn Respond

PEOPLE.comMartin Scorsese isn't going to direct a Marvel film anytime soon. The 76-year-old Oscar winner behind classics like Raging Bull and Taxi Driver is getting honest about his opinion of Marvel's record-breaking comic book films in an interview with Empire via The ...

October 5th 2019


Martin Scorsese Compares Marvel Movies To “Theme Parks”; James Gunn, Twitter-verse Respond

DeadlineLove waking up to a timeline full of nerds in a frenzy because Martin Scorsese is insufficiently reverent of their kiddie shit while they're also creaming in their dungarees over a lame Scorsese knockoff starring the clown who fights Batman. — Sean Burns ...

October 5th 2019