Aww: Director says #MeToo movement has Hollywood afraid to ‘say things, think things’

Aww: Director says #MeToo movement has Hollywood afraid to ‘say things, think things’

[Ed. – Poor babies.  But go ahead and bash conservatives for everything they think and say.  Shut conservatives down.  Destroy their businesses and lives.  Keep blacklisting them in Hollywood, for that matter.  That’s more than fine; it’s a way of signaling how virtuous you are.]

Hollywood director Terry Gilliam said Friday that the #MeToo movement has morphed into “mob rule”, claiming that while some women suffered, others used Harvey Weinstein to further their careers. …

Gilliam said the reaction against the wave of sexual abuse and harassment revelations had become ugly and “simplistic… people are frightened to say things, to think things.

“It is a world of victims. …

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Gilliam, who is in Paris to direct an opera, “Benvenuto Cellini”, said the atmosphere around #MeToo has “got silly, people are being described in ridiculous terms as if there is no real humanity left anymore.

“I feel sorry for someone like Matt Damon who is a decent human being. He came out and said all men are not rapists, and he got beaten to death. Come on, this is crazy!”

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