Uwe Boll: A Director That Has Weathered The Storm & Lived To Tell About It!

 

Uwe Boll

 

The guest this episode is none other than actor, writer, director& author Dr. Uwe Boll. Uwe has been a lightning rod for the bulk of his career for unjust reasons due to wannabe industry folk (internet and print critics). I will be the first to say I am not a huge fan of his entire filmography myself but I do not agree with the level of hate that is leveled at this man. He has built a career off of his dreams to direct films and that alone is more than all the scornful critics and internet trolls have done. Uwe and I discuss his inspirations, career, thoughts on the industry, problems with the government, Oscar snubs, and how both of us view The Lord Of The Rings as a waste of time. I sincerely wish Uwe the best of luck with his future endeavors. Most people would tuck their tail between their legs and hide if they received the scorn he has endured from critics but what does Uwe do? He knocks them the fuck out. I’m not saying Dr. Boll is god’s gift to film or anything close to it but he is far and away a better director than Michael Bay and most of the other hacks putting out the CGI sweetened garbage that fills the multiplexes. I urge you all to reconsider your stance on the man and his work. Sure not every film is golden or worth the time but I can guarantee you I would watch House Of The Dead before a Transformers or Twilight film. Thanks again to Uwe for the time and thoughts.

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