Martin Scorsese, It’s probably one of the greatest directors in terms of making gangster movies in the American Film fraternity. Martin Scorsese has delivered in his directorial skills by making the greatest hits such as Goodfellas with actors like Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, among others. The ace director has recently made it to the news after his controversial views regarding comic book-based movies have gone viral. Martin Scorsese said that the films that are based on these comic books are not real Cinema. Having given such controversial statements, the ace director knew that he was up for a lot of backlashes.
The viewers who are great fans of these comic book based movies, including those who follow either the Marvel Cinematic Universe or the DC Comics, are enraged after listening to Martin Scorsese’s views regarding these films. Many of these viewers started to abuse Martin Scorsese on the social media platforms, while many started to allege that Martin Scorsese is not as great a director as he has been portrayed over the years. Even after facing so much backlash, Martin Scorsese seemed to be unfazed by these attacks. He has maintained that his views are his own and that he stands by them.
A NEW REVELATION
At a time when his views have created a massive uproar and a controversy in the media, Martin Scorsese has made another striking revelation recently. Martin Scorsese has revealed that owing to his views regarding comic book based movies, and he did not agree to become a part of the video production team of the recently released hit movie Joker. Also, Martin Scorsese said that he wanted to be the producer of the film only if he had direct involvement in the creative aspects of the movie. DC Comics did not allow his creative intervention to be a part of the movie. It was a result of this confrontation that Martin Scorsese decided to withdraw from the project immediately.