After his eight Oscar nominations, barbie Cinemas are returning once again – but only for a limited time.
In a press announcement issued earlier this month, Jeff GoldsteinPresident of domestic distribution at Warner Bros., and Andrew CrippsThe studio’s head of international distribution shared this barbie The theaters were returning for a week from Friday, January 26.
“We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again, we’ve never seen anything like a complete cultural phenomenon barbie,” they wrote in a joint statement at the time. “This masterful vision for Mattel’s dolls could only have come from a creative mind [director and co-writer] greta gerwig And [co-writer] noah baumbachAnd in the hands of Greta barbie A must-go, must-see, must-wear pink cinematic experience that was a brilliantly subversive commentary on our society, wrapped into an undeniably entertaining story.
The statement added that Gerwig, 40, especially along with the rest of the cast and crew Margot Robbie, Ryan Gosling And America Ferreracreated a film that “will be watched and discussed for years to come.”
“We are proud to have it as part of the Warner Library of Classics, and we are excited to give moviegoers another chance to experience it.” barbie On the big screen,” he shared.
After grossing over $1 billion at the box office, barbie Earned eight Oscar nominations, including Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress and Best Screenplay.
Despite its success, Gerwig was passed over for the Best Director category at the Academy Awards, while 33-year-old Robbie did not win the Best Actress category for her performance, disappointing some of the other actors.
“There is no Ken without Barbie, and there is no barbie The film will be without Greta Gerwig and Margot Robbie, the two people most responsible for this history-making, globally renowned film, Gosling, 43, shared in a statement on Tuesday, January 23. “To say that I am disappointed that they were not nominated in their respective categories would be an understatement.”
Gosling further explained that he believes Robbie and Gerwig’s work “should be recognized”, however, he still felt “extremely honored” to be recognized by the Academy.
“I never thought I’d say this, but I’m incredibly honored and privileged to get to play a plastic doll named Ken,” he shared, congratulating him. barbie costar Ferreira, 39, who was nominated for Best Supporting Actress “and the other incredible artists who contributed their talents to creating such a phenomenal film.”