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The action genre has long been a medium for creating a star persona, just look at Jennifer Lawrence, who flourished in the Hunger Games franchise; Daisy Ridley, who led the latest star wars Trilogy or Sarah Michelle Gellar, the symbol behind the terrible buffy series. But, in the 1990s, it was Sandra Bullock who became known for her performances in the genre, thriving in many contemporary classics.
Rising to prominence in the mid-1990s, Bullock got her first significant break in the 1993 remake of the 1988 Dutch film. extinct, which saw him starring alongside Kiefer Sutherland and Jeff Bridges. This film was released in the same year demolition Man, A sci-fi starring Bullock alongside Sylvester Stallone and Wesley Snipes in his first major action role.
Just a year later, his profile rose significantly, playing a leading role in the film Jan de Bont pace, which, under a contemporary lens, is considered one of the best action films of the 90s. Playing Annie, a passenger on a bus that is destined to explode unless it is kept over 50 mph, Bullock shines opposite Keanu Reeves and Dennis Hopper.
As a seasoned style expert, Bullock was asked during his appearance Late Show with Stephen Colbert Which was their favorite action movie of all time, which gave fans fair feedback in return.
Short and sweet in his response, he replied, “The first matrix, big fan. Amazing,” he said, bypassing action films to help him rise.
Released in 1999, math question It was one of the most important films of the decade, highlighting the underlying fear of the looming technological revolution, telling the story of a war-ravaged world where robots have implanted humans into an artificial reality to keep them complacent. . Bullock, starring Keanu Reeves pace co-starring, as well as Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving and Laurence Fishburne, The Matrix is still celebrated today.
To some extent, it’s no surprise that Bullock enjoyed the film so much, given that Reeves had worked on the picture and was offered the lead role of Neo in the early stages of the film’s production, leading to He had some personal connections of his own. Apparently fans of the actor, when Bullock declined the lead role, the Wachowski sisters offered her the character of Trinity, which she also turned down.
Watch the clip of Bullock talking about his favorite action movie of all time below.
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