"Going to the movies has become like a theme park," the two-time Oscar winner says of the current state of affairs. "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. It's ruining the viewing habits of the American population and then ultimately the rest of the world. I don't want to make $200 million movies about superheroes."
She makes movies "because there are things I have to say in order to figure out who I am or my place in the world, or for me to evolve as a person."
She then goes on to ponder why she didn't go to law school.
James Gunn responded on Twitter:
2. I say not without basis because most studio franchise films are somewhat soulless - and that is a real danger to the future of movies. But there are also quite a few exceptions.
— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) January 2, 2018
4. But, to be fair, at least from Foster’s quotes, she seems to see filmmaking as something that’s primarily about her own personal growth.— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) January 2, 2018
6. But I respect Foster and her talent and what she’s done for films and I appreciate her different way of looking at Hollywood’s landscape.— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) January 2, 2018
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