The Snowpiercer Saga Part IV: Maybe Harvey is losing?

For months now we’ve known about South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s ongoing negotiations with Harvey Weinstein over the final cut of his highly anticipated film, Snowpiercer. You can revisit the saga here, here and here. Now, in a new interview with Twitch Film, Bong discusses Snowpiercer and the delicate dance to arrive at a satisfactory …

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Update on The Snowpiercer Saga: Maybe it’s not being hacked to bits

In my (one sided) conversation with Harvey Weinstein about potential and potentially large cuts being made to South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s Snowpiercer—a record-breaking smash hit in South Korea—I concluded by pointing out that in going after a film that was already being well received internationally and was on many cinephile’s must see lists, Weinstein …

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The Snowpiercer Saga: Please put down the scissors, Harvey

That’s it. Easy now. Why don’t you just put those scissors down and back away—slowly!—from Snowpiercer before you do something you’ll regret. Just put down the scissors and let’s talk about this. Yes, I know, Harvey. I know that Comedy Farts and Comedy Farts II: Diarrhea Smells have been big hits. And you’re right, they …

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