Day: November 15, 2020

David Fincher on Joker Being an Unlikely Hit About the ‘Betrayal of the Mentally Ill’

While speaking with The Telegraph about his new Netflix film Mank, director David Fincher ruminated about Warner Bros. Pictures’ Joker and how unlikely it was that, because of its subject matter, the film became a huge hit.

“Nobody would have thought they had a shot at a giant hit with Joker had The Dark Knight not been as massive as it was,” Fincher said.

“I don’t think ­anyone would have looked at that material and thought ‘Yeah, let’s take [Taxi Driver’s] Travis Bickle and [The King of Comedy’s] Rupert Pupkin and conflate them, then trap him in a betrayal

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Sega Yakuza Producer Would Make A “Completely Different” Sonic Game, If Given The Opportunity

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Sonic’s 30th anniversary is coming up next year, so how could Sega potentially keep this long-running series feeling fresh? What if it was to hand it over to Yakuza series producer, Daisuke Sato…

In an official Sega interview recently, Sato was asked what Sega IP he would like to work on that he’s never touched before. His response – Sonic the Hedgehog. If he was given the chance, the industry veteran says he would likely come up with a “completely different” kind of Sonic game. Here’s his full response:

“It’s an IP that I haven’t come to

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