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Brandon David Wilson @Geniusbastard Leimert Park, Los Angeles

Father of 2, married to @jenalenglish, @UCLA '94, M.F.A. '99, filmmaker w/ 2 features, cinephile, educator, Proustian, anti-fascist. I’m not here for advice.

7,560 Following   9,737 Followers   208,911 Tweets

Joined Twitter 12/23/08


Dr. Dre viciously assaulted @sistadbarnes at a party in 1990, while his bodyguard held the crowd back at gunpoint.… https://t.co/loBrMlLwJc
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonIt's honestly shocking there's never been a racewalking comedy.
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @A_B_Allen Well that would make sense. To be clear I’m sure a lot of why SS failed was WB’s fault, but he is not a good filmmaker. @Zazochi @YouTube Yep. Or at least he did. I haven’t seen a film of his in some time. This looks like a return to form.Ayer’s choice of House of the Rising Sun is just really corny.I’m not exaggerating when I say that the first second of Gunn’s Suicide Squad made me chuckle because of the song s… https://t.co/6gU2HH0r6qFilm Folks: Trying to round up potential internship opportunities for students for the fall semester. Camera houses… https://t.co/bqAFTZ9YZq
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonAh Clint. I gotta admit, this one hooked me and I’m mad about it. // Cry Macho | Official Trailer | HBO Max… https://t.co/Vcrg7caIPj @DennisRedux You're missed here. Hope you're doing all right.You can argue that Mahler's 3rd is overstuffed and overlong, but that last movement is really beautiful. Always wan… https://t.co/pCQql4rASg @sixmile It is. But he's an anomaly in a lot of ways. And he always claimed he'd quit early, that filmmaking was a… https://t.co/qBAcS7F0LoI hear you but I think there is another take... https://t.co/6qQnkRuqgq
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonLiterally shouting from the rooftops because the most extraordinary human is celebrating a birthday today!!… https://t.co/MAxahR1Dfm
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonI learned the hard way (when I was led into the #TimesUp glue trap) that TimesUp isn’t pro-survivor. They’re pro-we… https://t.co/fBcKp4SAMM
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson“Governor Who?” President Biden says when asked about Gov. DeSantis rebuking him.
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonSo now I’m hearing that the “government” is making you show an “age passport” to enter a bar or buy alcohol and a “… https://t.co/o6gY8ntaeA
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @sixmile Personally I think he should have hung it up after Kill Bill.So this is a SPECTACULAR case of burying the lede. Please watch this. And then pause right at the beginning to say… https://t.co/lMXWSo5KBZ
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonI’m on vacation at the moment, but did privatization become bad while I was away? https://t.co/VyQE3RFS82
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonRichard Trumka, President of the AFL-CIO, has died of a massive heart attack. Just yesterday, he appeared via video… https://t.co/y5mXzKC5C9
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonUNITE HERE statement about the shocking and sad passing of AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka. There is endless foota… https://t.co/GLMsp0Kslr
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @hellresidentNY Yeah, that's true.a superman-level rescue ahead of impending doom. real hero. https://t.co/6AypOKuMzb
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson#OtD 5 Aug 1939 56 socialists, including 13 women and girls, known as the 13 Roses, were executed en masse by the r… https://t.co/LUAoAuOKFv
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @LDBogart The actress Helen Shaver (Desert Hearts is probably what she'll be remembered for) directed some kickass… https://t.co/Z713VyRwxCStallone purposely watered it down: he minimized the violence against the cops because he wanted "us" to be able to… https://t.co/BLXwBBtbRvI actually tweeted a few times last year that someone really should remake First Blood but make it closer to the no… https://t.co/knJaJKM1CnI'm not mad at this at all. The only way we're going to get a hold on Covid is if we require people to get vaxxed (… https://t.co/3Tcey3tpzS
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonOne of the three congressional Republicans suing Speaker Nancy Pelosi over fines for not wearing masks during a U.S… https://t.co/flw9Tl1e9X
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @DrButcherMD2 @ioiflower Same.So thanks to my smart Twitter friends I can now see how class runs through all of his films (which makes sense give… https://t.co/VPky3KGmTQWhen you have that co-worker who tells you all about their failing marriage and how much they JUST WANT TO BE FREE… https://t.co/7WrRUTh5Lf @DrButcherMD2 Yeah, I got you. @daniel_jamezzz @JuliaMahaka Haha probably not. I'll tell him you asked.https://t.co/lkXi8FoNW0
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @DrButcherMD2 This feels right.One fascinating lesson of the Jeopardy/Mike Richards reaction is that Twitter thinks it gets to decide anything it… https://t.co/He9ryeKWrm
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonGuy was an asshole and got his freedom. https://t.co/p76AvfjmFv
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonEvery. Fucking. Day. https://t.co/yuvVvzOsl3
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonI rented Matchstick Men (never saw it) and the 3 hour Kingdom of Heaven. Does Scott have a set of auteur themes or… https://t.co/ZXSI9TxIh9Gavin Newsom led California through an unprecedented crisis. The state's economy is surging and he's kept COVID und… https://t.co/VpOnVhAW75
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonHer Family moved from South Sudan to USA to get a better life due to war and she lifts her country to win Gold in t… https://t.co/0ZToXm2B1m
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonWatched Ridley Scott's Getty family movie last night. It was fine. #BlandScorseseOh f@ck yeah! @thekirakelly making the end of men look so damn good! CAN NOT WAIT!!! https://t.co/Yjgw1XcMOE
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonHappy birthday to @JuliaMahaka, seen here as Leslie in SEPULVEDA. Can't believe these three will start turning 30 n… https://t.co/GLme6GjQqX @KittEdotca Makes me so angry.Not exaggerating, if that old dude hadn't had some spring in his step this POS would have ended his life. For nothi… https://t.co/FqYP51hA5VI know we don't like the police but this speeding thing is out of control. I was just driving on Vernon (busy but n… https://t.co/9GqkoRmGaJFlorida is the end point for the American Rat Line of neo-fascists. They'll all end up there. Like Argentina. https://t.co/9HfKdzfT5k
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @xeni Happy birthday fellow Gen X’er. The month where we’re the same age has ended. I raise a glass to you.Verzuz starting as a lockdown pastime and turning into a spreader event is the very definition of living long enough to become the villain.
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonThis was either leaked by his team in the hopes of accelerating early conversations or by someone who knows damn we… https://t.co/kXJGqNgayV
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @EddieLouise Not at this school but I have begun to hear of secondary teachers using it. @huegolden Just because. Fighting to do away with the double standard of Mr./Mrs. was such a fight of my childhood… https://t.co/zfevEskJL7Always interesting looking at a school's faculty page and seeing which female teachers use Mrs. and which use Ms. @renedugar Because she doesn’t think she did anything wrong.They will rue the day. https://t.co/rDs2riA3k9I’m pretty big on grace. But he should have pressed all the charges on this woman. Sometimes grace is wasted on peo… https://t.co/X3S0WbaicLIt doesn’t even HAVE to be Levar (it should be Levar), but this choice is just terminally boring. https://t.co/PKsSAFMEFJ
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @MlSSANDREAG 🙏🏽❤️🙏🏽The Jeopardy gig going to the inside candidate (who is actually the white male executive producer of the show) whil… https://t.co/SaKVqWFG3x
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonI cannot believe this was published bro. https://t.co/9Pasp8NdTL https://t.co/4hdEv0Uojr
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonWhen you google this guy and the first thing coming up is the sexual harassment lawsuit a Black woman filed against… https://t.co/6ILU9wqoWM
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonAlso ironic considering it was about a guy struggling with whether it's worth it to stick to the movie business, de… https://t.co/LZua15dfcz
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonTold ya. Good on LA for following NYC’s lead so quickly. https://t.co/aSVdgecUXm
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @citizenayesha You aren’t lying.
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vaccine passports? what’s next? country passports?
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonY’all hoes playing huh @Jeopardy ? https://t.co/juFEyzDrk9
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonLet's try UNFORCED ERRORS for $1000. https://t.co/i2GijnZWJR
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonAugust 4th, 1981. Avengers King-Size Annual #10 goes on stands. Rogue permanently robs Ms. Marvel of her powers and… https://t.co/A7DCLzR779
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonBut Ohio is. https://t.co/UFFR2nGwCY @djlesboogie Just watched that scene. So good.I didn’t know the author of the source novel who also wrote The Hustler wrote Queen’s Gambit and The Man Who Fell T… https://t.co/NX2YSWLjLL @rjmallik It is.I should know better than to get drawn into the “Martin Scorsese only makes mob movies discourse”, but it’s worth n… https://t.co/PD6EtApkdB
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonHow you gonna require foreigners to vaccinate when you can’t even get half of Americans to — y’know what never mind https://t.co/6PKFO1SFQ1
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilsonhttps://t.co/HpTF9Lrjhf https://t.co/qs2vUqSTXT @SusieusMaximus Indeed he did. @maggieserota Yeah. I'm afraid that's what he meant.JG is an emotional guy. I knew he couldn’t hold fire on Scorsese forever. But he should’ve. https://t.co/mfVar4yEFCI’m trying, Katie. https://t.co/MrZim5NSmP @LoveBees A pop star. Eastern European if memory serves. @StacyLeMelle It's basically about masculinity and age (youth versus experience), and now that I'm closer to Newman… https://t.co/Kq2YBBHdxGTom Cruise is currently about a year younger than Newman was when they made this.Watching THE COLOR OF MONEY and this movie hits way different at 50 than it did at 17. https://t.co/vUOEjydfOxI don't know what more you guys realistically want scorsese to do other than stop making movies lmao like between t… https://t.co/irUNTsyJBL
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonGot an email last night from a reader in her 60s criticizing my reporting on Cuomo because, she said, in her day, w… https://t.co/j5n0Xyc2af
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @xtinatucker THE GRADUATE CARNAL KNOWLEDGE SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESSWe could have beat Covid last year by paying everyone to stay home, strict distancing, and contact tracing. We cou… https://t.co/wkLUfXBolU
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonHow is this not assault? https://t.co/q93Uz7QTZi
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonShorter Nazi @newtgingrich: “We must secure the existence of our people and a future for white children, because th… https://t.co/0klBdBmNGo
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson"Kids can't get COVID!" conservatives screamed at us. https://t.co/NVrXTHis95
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonVengeful White Person Kills A Lot Of Orientals is not my favorite movie genre. https://t.co/7v61ArOqHe
Retweeted by Brandon David Wilson @thisbrokenwheel That's part of it. But even the Gals With Guns variant fails to stir any interest with me.I don't know if I have just aged out of it altogether or I am just not into this post-John Wick era.What’s happening? Banjo! https://t.co/Vfy1ss1VMk
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonIt's weird how totally over the action film I am. I was a teenager in the 1980s.#Locarno74 has officially started! You can find the full Program through the link below, see you at the screenings?… https://t.co/nCtB9Fa3JR
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonGood morning! You cannot use money as an excuse for losing an election if you raised twice the amount your opponent raised.
Retweeted by Brandon David WilsonOf all of your accomplishments, I know that being a present, loving father to our girls tops them all. Thank you fo… https://t.co/jOZF0zgwhz
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