Writer/Director Spike Lee (Oldboy) earned his first ever Best Director nomination for his 2018 film Blackkklansman starring John David Washington (Denzel Washington’s home movies) and Adam Driver (Midnight Special). The film has also been nominated for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Editing, and Best Score).
In the inaugural episode of Spoiler Alert, Danny and Mike review Spike Lee’s reboot of ‘Oldboy’, a movie that is [Spoiler Alert] destined to end up on their respective Worst of 2013 lists. Take heed: this will be the first, and last, episode that contains bumper music that sounds as if it were composed by Trent Reznor on a particularly bad day. The underlying theme of this flick is as bizarre as it is disturbing, and Sharlto Copley bears the brunt of critique in his unusually one-sided performance.