WhatsUpHollywood.com interviewed Spike Lee about his film Oldboy and the famous director discusses the difference between remakes and reinterpretations. Also, Lee tells us what the original film’s director, Chan-wook Park, had to say about Lee tackling the movie.
Director Spike Lee talks about his film Oldboy and the origins of the story which has now had three different interpretations. Besides discussing his film, Lee gives some insight into boxer Mike Tyson, the subject of his HBO special, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth.
Spike Lee has much to say about the modern state of filmmaking, including revealing so much in trailers and the role of social networking. One of Lee’s next projects? His Kickstarter film Da Sweet Blood of Jesus, in which Lee tackles an unusual addiction.