Film Lists

All of Taika Waititi's Movies, Ranked

New Zealand's greatest writer-director-actor has some big new projects coming up, but it's worth looking back at his previous work

A lot of filmmakers keep themselves apart from their work.

You can watch all of their films, learn to recognize their style and vision, and still be left with the mystery of who their creator is. That's not the case with New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi.

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Sony's PS5 Event Delay Is the Right Move (Even If It's Just PR)

If a brand can back positive social change through financially beneficial PR, that's still a positive.

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Corporations have one interest and one interest only: profit.

No matter how much you love a nostalgic toy brand from your childhood or a fast food chain's Twitter account, it's worth remembering that their primary goal is always to get you to buy their product. Brands are not your friends, and it's naive to think that they ever "do the right thing" out of some higher sense of justice beyond their bottom line.

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In February New Zealand writer-director-actor Taika Waititi was awarded an Oscar for the screenplay of his film Jojo Rabbit.

On May the 4th—the holiest of Star Wars holidays (Revenge of the 5th is sacrilege)—it was announced that he'd received what might be an even bigger honor: He's going to co-write and direct a new Star Wars movie.

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