So people will say, oh, it only did well because it was an effects-driven film with rave reviews. And they’ll also say George Clooney was one of the bigger draws as well. But none of that matters. All that matters is that Sandra Bullock opened the fucker. She opened it. At almost 50 years old.
Sasha Stone, “Sandra Bullock, Jessica Chastain Challenge Hollywood’s Status Quo” (via bokononcradle