February 11, 2023
Warren Beatty, 85, memorably played Dick Tracy in the film of the same name back in 1990. The colorful homage made over $160 million at the box office, featured an incredible cast and it won three Oscars — Makeup, Art Direction and Original Song.
Due to a stipulation in Beatty's contract, he has revisited the project periodically in order to keep hold of the rights.
In 2009, he sat down with Leonard Maltin for a bizarre special:
And now, in 2023, Beatty is back with another half-hour special on TCM ... and it is just as weird as ever:
I wonder why Beatty is so insistent on keeping control of the rights?