Scorsese Calling Marvel Movies ‘Not Cinema’

Renowned filmmaker, Martin Scorsese has reveal that he does not watch Marvel movies and that they are ‘not cinema’.

According to details, The Oscar-winning filmmaker, Martin Scorsese has stated that he is not a fan of the comic-book genre. During his interview with Empire magazine, Martin Scorsese said “I regard Marvel movies as ‘not cinema’, i never seen Marvel films, but tried.”

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Scorsese also criticized the Marvel films for not reflecting people’s emotional and psychological experiences. Marvel directors James Gunn and Joss Whedon expresses disappointment.

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James Gunn took to Twitter and wrote “Martin Scorsese is one of my 5 favorite living filmmakers. I was outraged when people picketed The Last Temptation of Christ without having seen the film. I’m saddened that he’s now judging my films in the same way.”

On the other hand, Joss Whedon wrote “It isn’t the cinema of human beings trying to convey emotional, psychological experiences to another human being. I first think of James Gunn, how his heart & guts are packed into GOTG. I revere Marty, & I do see his point, but… Well there’s a reason why I’m always angry.”

Reportedly, Scorsese’s comments generated a swift Twitter backlash.

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