Originally Posted by Monotreme
Erroneous... what I think you're doing is dangerous. Because you're making the wrong type of distinction between films. The distinction isn't between eye candy and think pieces. It's not between films of substance over films of style. And judging a film's worth should in NO way be based on its intentions. Because fact of the matter is... all good movies, be they high-octane action eye candy or arthouse dramas or dumb comedies, have the same goal in common: They all want to tell a good story. Some succeed. Some don't.
I guess we can agree to disagree, which is totally fine. Life would be pretty boring if we all agreed. Do you live in NYC now? No more Israel? Do don't happen to work at an electronics store, do you? Don't Mess With The Zohan, before anyone thinks I said something out of line.