TRAILER TALK: Ender’s Game, The World’s End, and True Blood
In this episode I discuss the controversy surrounding Ender’s Game, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s last drunken hurrah, and fake blood. Let’s talk about some trailers: Ender’s Game, The World’s End, and True Blood Season 6!
This is probably one of my most controversial videos to date because, in it, I discuss the buzz surrounding Orson Scott Card (the author of the original Ender’s Game novel) and his very public homophobic remarks. As I stated on camera, I’m still not sure whether I’ll go see the movie or not. Although I enjoyed the book and the movie looks like it’ll be great, I don’t really feel like dishing out cash for a movie ticket when I know some of that money may line the pockets of a man who has equated homosexuality to mental illness, stated that homosexuals are genetically inferior and supported sodomy laws to discourage a sexual orientation.
Here are some direct quotes from YouTube in support of watching the film and my counterarguments… [Read more on my Tumblr.]