There have been very few original films that have been as successful at the box office as knife out. Director and writer Rian Johnson has assembled an outstanding cast for his take on the Agatha Christie-style crime thriller. The result was a financial success in cinemas worldwide.
The knives out Consequence, Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, premiered on Netflix on December 23, 2022 and just like the first film, fans loved it. But while director Johnson is happy about it glass onion Success, he has voiced his displeasure with a certain change Netflix made to the film’s title.
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery features the return of Detective Benoit Blanc, portrayed by Daniel Craig, who solved the murder of Harlan Thrombey in the 2019 film knife out. This time, Blanc travels to a vast private island alongside a caravan of wealthy elites to help Miles Bron solve a mysterious murder he concocted for his party.
However, things quickly go haywire when real bodies turn up, leading Benoit Blanc to investigate the case of multiple real murders occurring at the Glass Onion estate.
Rian Johnson, director of the acclaimed knife out Consequence glass onionhas a small criticism of the official title of the film: Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery. Following the film’s release on Netflix on December 23, Johnson told The Atlantic that he was unhappy with the marketing decision to add “A Knives Out Mystery” to the title.
The director explained that he tried to please everyone knife out film stand on its own, with the only connection between the 2019 film and the 2022 feature film being the detective character created by Daniel Craig. He said: “Honestly, I’m pissed that we have ‘A Knives Out Mystery’ in the title. I want it to be called easily glass onion. I get it, and I want anyone who liked the first movie to know that this is the next one in the series, but the whole appeal for me is that it’s a new novel out of the box every time.”
glass onion, which has topped the Netflix daily most-watched chart since it began streaming, has a brand new mystery and a cast of suspects including Edward Norton, Janelle Monae, Dave Bautista, Kathryn Hahn and Kate Hudson, among others. Johnson noted that he loves endings so much that he didn’t want the Knives Out name to live on after completing the 2019 original, for which he received an Original Screenplay Oscar nomination.
Johnson and Craig have already agreed to work with Netflix on a third knife out Movie. And despite Johnson’s objections, “A Knives Out Mystery” will likely remain in the title of the third film.
The Netflix blockbuster of 2019 knife out, wowed reviewers and audiences with its innovative take on a classic genre. Well its sequel Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, do the same. The film has a 92% Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, with the website’s consistent reading: “Glass Onion brings together Benoit Blanc with a superb cast for another brilliantly intriguing mystery.” On Metacritic, the film received “universal acclaim” as shown by the weighted average of 61 reviews.
Over on Twitter, fans were blown away by the user New arises Writing: “I saw it and can say it was… EXCELLENT! Do yourself a big favor. Find a comfortable spot on the couch and settle in for a fun ride.” user Suz_Q33 echoed those sentiments, adding: “It’s worth the wait. I realize he was James Bond, but Daniel Craig is even more iconic as Benoit Blanc. we need more You’re welcome.”