COMMENTARY TRACK: Ask Danny Boyle Anything

Danny Boyle, director of one of our top 10 most anticipated films of the year, took some time out of his day to answer questions about his new movie, past work, and future prospects as part of a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything).

Some of his answers show humility and introspection. When asked if he could go back in time and direct any film, which would he choose, Boyle responded, mentioning his biggest critical failure to date:

The Beach. I would do it much better than the original guy.

About his first film:

Yes after each film my Dad saw he’d say ‘Yeah, it’s good, but not as good as Shallow Grave’. There is an innocence about making your first film which is like gold dust and I try and take some of that innocence into each new film I make…

See the whole gamut of questions and an answer here.

Advertisements

About Jason Forbes

Engineer, movie-enthusiast, and video-game addict. When not defending the universe from Skeletor, I can be found in the lab or man-cave.
This entry was posted in Commentary Track. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s