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Unlike last year where the drumbeat for “Roma” was in the works and the love for “A Star is Born” had blossomed months earlier, Oscars 2020 Best Picture field feels wide open. At this early stage, and before even the fall festiv…

The best performances are the ones where the actor disappears and all the audience sees is the character. For better or worse, Sam Rockwell is one of those types of actors, who really puts his all into every role he’s given. It’s that level of commitme…

There aren’t many Marvel Studios directors that would be brave enough to follow-up one of their blockbusters with a comedy about a 10-year-old and his imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler. But there aren’t any other Marvel Studios directors quite like Taika …

We now know that Taika Waititi is, for sure, not going to direct the upcoming “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.” But never fear! There’s still a Waititi-directed film on the horizon, the WWII comedy “Jojo Rabbit.” And thanks to the filmmaker, we now kno…

Sorry Marvel fans, Taika Waititi was not asked any questions about James Gunn or the potential job opening on “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” during his TIFF Masterclass. Instead, the filmmaker discussed how he came into being a filmmaker and the upco…

Taika Waititi isn’t afraid to step in front of the camera for his films. Whether it’s as a vampire in “What We Do in the Shadows” or a Kronan (aka alien rock guy) in “Thor: Ragnarok,” the director has always chosen interesting roles for himself. Howeve…

What better way to follow-up a massively successful superhero film than do an anti-war satire, making fun of Adolph Hitler? That’s exactly what filmmaker Taika Waititi is doing. After the success of last year’s “Thor: Ragnarok,” the writer-director is …

Perhaps Scarlett Johansson was jealous of her ‘Avengers‘ co-stars Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo for working with director Taika Waititi on “Thor: Ragnarok.” Judging by everything we know about Waititi’s directing style,…