Originally Posted by GatorAbe7
Saw this last night, excellent. With Hurt Locker and now ZD30 Katherine Bigalow's work is the gold standard cinematic depictions of America's post-911 wars. Leaving the theater I was mentally logging other stories, events, or angles Bigalow can hopefully make another movie about.
Bigalow and Boal were actually in the midst of another project when OBL was killed. Mark had been covering the hunt for OBL and had most of the ingredients for the screenplay, so they dropped what they were doing to make ZD30
. I don't think we're going to have to wait very long.
Bigalow and Boal are a tour de force, maybe the best director and screenwriter collaboration since Sydney Lumet and Paddy Chayefsy.
Speaking of Tours de Force, Jessica Chastain stars in the #1 and #2 films at the box office right now. Didn't realize she was in Mama