After slamming the Oscar-winning film earlier this year, Sam Elliott has apologised for insulting the cast and the gay community.
The Power Of The Dog
Jesse Plemons made the reference during a seat filler joke.
Jane Campion rounded off a stellar weekend with two more individual wins at the Critics Choice Awards.
The Power of the Dog director Jane Campion addressed Sam Elliott’s rant on the movie after the Director’s Guild Awards on Saturday.
The director has insisted she never meant to “minimise” such inspiring sportswomen.
Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi epic Dune won the most awards overall.
Benedict Cumberbatch thought Sam Elliott’s reaction was “very odd”.
The Power of the Dog star honoured his late sister and called attention to the Ukraine crisis during the unveiling of his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Sam Elliott criticised the cowboy flick for being shot in New Zealand and including “allusions of homosexuality”.
The Oscars will take place on 27 March.