International Film Bulletin: Knives Out Is Sure to Make a Sequel, The Golden Globe Awards Were Announced
- Knives Out Is Sure to Make a Sequel
According to media reports, the suspense film Knives Out with a good reputation and box office will shoot a sequel. At the Golden Globe’s Preheating Party, director Rian Craig Johnson revealed that he is working on a sequel Knives Out, which will revolve around a new case taken over by Daniel Craig’s private detective Blanc.
- Hans Zimmer Will Score 007:No Time To Die
On January 7, Hans Zimmer, a famous music master, will serve as the music composer of 007: No Time to Die. Previously, Hans Zimmer was a soundtrack for the films like Inception, The Lion King and Pirates of the Caribbean. Among the films released in 2020, Hans Zimmer’s works in the soundtrack also include Wonder Woman 1984, Top Gun: Maverick and Dune.
- The Golden Globe Awards Were Announced, and Asian Actors First Won the Movie Queen
On January 5, the 77th Golden Globe Awards for American film and television were announced. The Best Drama was won by the war film 1917 with the theme of World War I, while the Korean film Parasite won the Best Foreign Language Film without any suspense. At the same time, American Asian actress Awkwafina won the Best Actress for her performance in The Farewell. She was also the first Asian actor who won the award.
- “British Oscar” Announced Nominations
The British Academy of film awards, known as the “British Oscar”, has recently announced its nominations. The Joker won 11 nominations. Scarlett Johnson was nominated for both Marriage Story and Jojo Rabbit. This year is also the first time that the British Academy of Film Awards has introduced the casting award, which will be presented on February 2nd.
Finally, let’s take a look at the Japanese and Korean film express.
- Weathering With You Topped the Box Office in Japan in 2019, and Frozen 2 Topped the List Again in the New Year
According to Japanese media Modelpress, the 2019 domestic movie box office ranking released, the animation film Weathering With You directed by Makoto Shinkai won the box office with 14.02 billion and became the champion of the annual comprehensive film list. In this year’s top ten Japanese films, six are animated films and four are live-action films.
In the first weekend of 2020’s new year’s box office list in Japan, Frozen 2 returned to the top of the box office after seven weeks of release.
- South Korean Movie Box Office: The Number of Ashfall Viewers Exceeds 5 Million
South Korea’s latest box office list came out, and the new film Ashfall continues to hold a post. Forbidden Dream, a costume drama, is in the second place. It tells the story of King Sejong and famous scientist Jiang Yingshi. Start-up dropped to third place on the list.