Speaking at a Q&A as part of the London Film Festival, Gerwig talked about her next project, though crucially didn’t reveal any details about what that might actually be.
While the treatment has gained popularity among those seeking to achieve a doll-like appearance, it has not been without its fair share of controversy.
Not everyone is comfortable with the celebration of female emancipation in a region where attitudes towards women's empowerment are only slowly changing.
Too many attempts to go beyond the plastic mould and hour-glass figure have been made in the past, and Barbie, by the time the eponymous film rolled by, was no longer hot news.
Barbie, which has topped $1.2 billion in worldwide revenues, was released in Algeria on July 19 before cinemas removed it from their schedules on Sunday without explanation.
At the same time, I was reminded of how closely I was connected to the idea of an explosion: the destruction and a creation in my own life.
Ken was first introduced back in 1961, two years after Barbie hit store shelves. But he hasn't had nearly the same impact on the Barbieverse since.
Gulf Arab states including Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia -- all of which outlaw homosexuality -- routinely censor films that contain LGBTQ references.
The film 'promotes homosexuality and transsexuality, supports rejecting a father's guardianship, undermines the role of the mother, and questions the necessity of marriage, the Lebanese minister said
The film, which earlier scored the biggest opening weekend of the year, "has captured the imagination of moviegoers around the world and the results are incredibly impressive."
The feminist dream of a world where women and men work together to topple unequal social structures and secure equal rights and social justice for all is an improbable fantasy.
Having watched it, I can see why anti-feminists hate it so much. The film’s overt theme is literally about gender equality.
Barbie was a step towards adulthood, a way for young creative kids to dress like grown-ups, find joy in clothes, hair, accessories and the world of beauty.
Gerwig's film not only had one of the top openings since the COVID-19 pandemic but "Barbie" also broke the record for the biggest opening for a female director.
He also revealed director Gerwig was so impressed by the song 'Pink' by Lizzo, she immediately rang the film's star Margot Robbie to play it to her over the phone.
The upcoming project will star Emily in Paris actor Lily Collins in the lead and will be helmed by Lena Dunham.
The company made $27.2 million, or 8 cents per share, in the quarter ended June 30. That compares with net income of $66.4 million, or 18 cents per share, in the year-ago period.
Here are a few apparel and accessory choices that we’ve curated to help you find your place as a Barbie girl in a brand-new Barbie World!
Musk was responding to a Barbenheimer meme that compared Twitter to Barbie and his new X name for his social network to Oppenheimer.
It’s the first time that one movie opened to more than $100 million and another movie opened to more than $80 million in the same weekend.