Apple Will Start Making Films Soon. Why is This Happening?

Background

One of the most famous directors of the 21st century, Martin Scorsese, wrote a letter to Universal Pictures in early May. He wanted the company to finance his new film. Universal Pictures considered the planned budget of film to be overly high and refused the offer.

However, Scorsese did not give up on his idea. He wrote a letter to Apple and proposed to finance his motion picture on the condition that Universal would be involved in the production and filming.

Apple’s Answer

Scorsese did not have to wait for a long time. Apple agreed to finance his project. According to Variety, Paramount Pictures will be the distributor of the film, while Apple will take all the financing costs. Some sources claim that the contact has not been formally signed yet, but it will be done in the near future.

Title, Plot and Actors

The upcoming film’s title is Killers of the Flower Moon. The movie will tell a story about the events of the 1920s. The screenplay is based on the bestselling book by David Grann with the same title.

According to the plot of the book, someone murders Osage Indians in Oklahoma after big oil deposits were discovered beneath their land. It caught the attention of the FBI, which started an investigation.

As for the cast, Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio will play the leading roles.

Why this movie is worth watching?

First of all, Apple will definitely make a high-quality product in collaboration with Universal Pictures. Secondly, the film has a huge all-star cast with some of the best actors on the planet. Thirdly, it is based on a worldwide-known bests-selling book.

Best Movies of the Past Decade According to Rolling Stones

The decade is coming to the end. That is why many magazines are creating TOP lists. Rolling Stones is not an exception. The magazine included all kinds of movies in their list, including commercial blockbusters, art-house cinema, and documentaries.

The first place in their top takes the 2016 film Moonlight. Barry Jenkins’s directorial feature covers such topics as racism and homosexuality. The film won Oscar for Best Picture.

The second place takes the 2010 biographical drama film directed by David Fincher. The story of Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg turned out to be extremely interesting. The movie received highly positive critical reception. It is considered one of he best movies directed by David Fincher.

Surprisingly, the third place takes the 2010 fantasy film Holy Motors directed by Leos Carax, a popular French film director and writer.

Here are the rest films from the TOP 10 list of the best movies:

  1. Boyhood
  2. GetOut
  3. ToniErdmann
  4. TheMaster
  5. Roma
  6. MadMax: Fury Road
  7. Carol