Jennifer Lawrence is undoubtedly one of the biggest names in Hollywood, having starred in critically acclaimed projects such as Silver Linings Playbook as well as popular franchises like The hunger Games. As part of Netflix’s effort to create awesome original content, she starred in one of the most talked about films of recent years – Adam McKay’s satirical thriller. Don’t look up.
A commercial success and critically acclaimed, she has an Academy Award, three Golden Globes and a BAFTA Award to her name. In 2013, she was nominated by Time Magazine in their 100 most influential people in the world.
Ever since she was a child, Lawrence had a fondness for acting because it helped her overcome her social anxieties. At the age of 14, she was noticed by a talent scout while vacationing in New York with her family. In order to facilitate her acting career, she moved to Los Angeles to play guest roles on television shows. His first major role came as a main cast member in the sitcom The Bill Engvall Show (2007–2009). Although she made her film debut in garden party (2008), her major breakthrough came when she played a poor teenage girl in the independent drama Winter’s Bone (2010).
Since Lawrence has a massive global fanbase, many journalists have asked the actor about his tastes in cinema. On previous occasions, Lawrence has cited the works of filmmakers such as John Cassavetes, Woody Allen and the Coen Brothers. She quoted Allen Midnight in Paris as her favorite New Hollywood author work and claimed it blew her away.
However, in conversation with vanity loungeLawrence recently revealed that his favorite movie of all time is Hereditary. Ari Aster’s 2018 modern horror gem is considered one of the best horror movies of the past decade by many critics and horror fans, including none other than Martin Scorsese.
While speaking of the film’s grandeur and its effectiveness as a horror masterpiece, Scorsese said poignantly, “Like all memorable horror films, it dives deep into something unspeakable. and unspeakable, and the violence is as emotional as it is physical.”
Hereditary heralded Aster’s arrival on the modern horror scene in many ways just before cementing his place in the contemporary landscape with Midsommar. Featuring talented actors such as Toni Collette, Hereditary is a chilling exploration of a family that is slowly being torn apart by malevolent forces.
In the interview, Lawrence admitted that she loves Hereditary so much so that she even decorated her water bottle with stickers from the film. Not only that, her husband also gave her a diamond necklace hidden in a script copy of Hereditary for his 30th birthday. It’s safe to say that Lawrence is another popular member of the ever-growing Ari Aster fan club.
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