- Created on Monday, 23 January 2012 19:17
- Written by Huffington Post
- Category: News
If you've noticed and become frustrated with the fact that Hollywood has been churning out an unending number of CGI blockbusters and mindless sequels, you're not alone. As it turns out, Hollywood's biggest stars have had it with the big money business, too.
It's become almost fashionable for acclaimed actors to rip their own industry. Many have created their own production companies, to finance smaller films, and take salary cuts to star in low-cost prestige movies. Australian star Joel Edgerton, who has earned raves for his turn in Aussie feature "Animal Kingdom" and this fall's "Warrior," told The Hollywood Reporter over the weekend that he aims to use his new company to create well-made films of which he can be proud, a diametric opposite of what Hollywood is doing.
Read the Full Story: Stars Diss Hollywood: Clooney, Edgerton & More Swipe At Commercial Movie Bombs