Originally posted by Mike_V:
apparently that poster does not know of this practice in Hollywood where they use stunt doubles because the actor/actress are not suddenly professionals at what their character is doing because they accepted the role... If you expect all actors to become pros at what their characters are at then you're a silly idiot...
That's exactly what I and many others told him.
the oscar was for her performance in the story and how good she is. The action/dance sequence is the visual fun of the story, it has nothing to do with her performance as an actress.
Originally posted by moviemaniac:
When I watch a movie, I watch it for the performance of the actor/ actress and the story and not because the artistes do their own stunts.