The 2019 Toronto International Film Festival is at present in full swing, and it has seen a number of premieres of assorted upcoming movies. One such movie is Knives Out, the subsequent characteristic from Star Wars: The Last Jedi director, Rian Johnson. The movie has an all-star solid, which incorporates Marvel Cinematic Universe alum, Chris Evans. Johnson and Evans posed collectively at TIFF, and the previous was compelled to step on his tip-toes for the picture. One fan pointed this out on Twitter, and Johnson had an amazing response.
“You’re not very tall, are you?”
“Well I try to be.” https://t.co/Ry8DNjDzCo
— Rian Johnson (@rianjohnson) September 8, 2019
“Tag yourself I’m @rianjohnson tiptoeing because @ChrisEvans is so tall 😂 #chrisevans #tiff19,” @jenofthemoon wrote.
“‘You’re not very tall, are you?’ ’Well I try to be,’” Johnson wrote.
In case you’re unfamiliar, this can be a quote from The Big Sleep, the 1946 Philip Marlowe image starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, which was directed by Howard Hawks. It’s unsurprising that he’d pull from a detective film contemplating Knives Out is a whodunit movie.
Many individuals commented on the tweet:
“A short king is a good king,” @mcudanvcrs replied.
“You’re only as tall as you feel,” @pablohidalgo added.
“Fools. He isn’t tiptoeing. He’s beginning his literal descent into the sky,” @ChristianPayst1 wrote.
In addition to Evans, Knives Out stars Daniel Craig (James Bond 25), Jamie Lee Curtis (Halloween), Ana de Armas (Bond 25) Toni Collette (Hereditary), Michael Shannon (12 Strong), Lakeith Stanfield (Sorry to Bother You), Don Johnson (Django Unchained), Katherine Langford (13 Reasons Why), Jaeden Martell (IT), and Christopher Plummer (The Forger). Here’s the official synopsis for Knives Out:
“Described as a modern take on the whodunit murder mystery, the film follows a family gathering gone horribly awry when the family’s patriarch (Christopher Plummer) dies and two detectives (Daniel Craig and Lakeith Stanfield) are sent to investigate the scene.”
Knives Out hits theaters on November 27th.