Tarantino seems to have found a partner who agrees. with one of his most recent sayings. And in an unexpected place: The interpreter of The Falcon in the cinematic universe Marvel, Anthony Mackie.
As we told you before, the acclaimed Hollywood director explained the reason why Do you think movie stars don’t exist anymore?. And because this is all attributable to the Marvel effect.
“Part of the Marvel-ization of Hollywood is… you have all these actors who have become famous playing these characters”commented the director of “Pulp Fiction” on the podcast.
“But they’re not movie stars, are they?” Tarantino continued. “Captain America is the star. Or Thor is the star. I mean, I’m not the first person to say that. I think that’s been said a zillion times… but it’s like, you know, it’s these franchise characters that that become stars”raised Quentin Tarantino.
And it seems that his controversial sayings found an adherent in one of the actors who will participate in the Marvel’s next phase. Anthony Mackie, who plays The Falcon in the franchise of The Avengers, Manifested in agreement with what Tarantino raised.
What did Anthony Mackie say?
“There Are No Movie Stars Anymore”Mackie departed explaining, “Like, Anthony Mackie is not a movie star. The Falcon is a movie star. And that’s what’s weird.” the actor continued.
Now, as Mackie puts it, the spotlight not really the actorsotherwise characters.
“It used to be with Tom Cruise and Will Smith and Stallone and Schwarzenegger, when you went to the movies, you went to see a Stallone movie. You went to see a Schwarzenegger movie,” he reminded Mackie of the days when movie stars were the most important thing.
“Now you’re going to see: X-Men. So the evolution of the superhero has meant the death of the movie star”concluded the actor.
Mackie believes this has to do with the conformation of the public of the cinematographic industry. In general, movies are made for satisfy the fansexplains Mackie as he recounted NME.
“It’s just a different time now. [Hollywood hace] movies for specific audiences as opposed to just making good movies. And that’s why people stopped going to the movies, because most movies suck.”said the actor.
With or without stars it is clear that Marvel always give something to talk about. The latest news is about his new movie Black Pantherabout what we tell you everything here.