Martin Scorsese says Marvel films are 'not cinema' and compares the CG-heavy flicks to 'theme parks'

Mail Online | 10/4/2019 | Cassie Carpenter For (Posted by) Level 3
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It's safe to say that legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese is no fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe or its parade of CG-heavy, superhero-filled blockbusters.

'I tried, you know? But that's not cinema,' the 76-year-old New Yorker - who's a Tony away from EGOT status - told Empire Magazine.

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'Honestly, the closest I can think of them, as well made as they are, with actors doing the best they can under the circumstances, is theme parks.

'It isn't the cinema of human beings trying to convey emotional, psychological experiences to another human being.'

Year - Avengers - Endgame - Film - Time

This year alone, Avengers: Endgame became the highest-grossing film of all time with $2.796M and Spider-Man: Far From Home amassed $1.131B at the box office.

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