Defiance

  • Comparing ‘Defiance,’ ‘Inglourious Basterds’ hype

    To the Editor: Compare the situations of "Defiance" and "Inglourious Basterds": One is based on a true story, one is (politely) pure nonsense; one was given limited distribution and little studio hype in support of Oscar candidacy, one received wide distribution and seemingly limitless expensive studio hype in support of Oscar candidacy. Why? A few… More ▸