I know I do, but it seems with recent movies like "Twilight" and the "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" becoming such HUGE hits. I'm starting to wonder if everyone honestly does. thats why i would like to ask all of you, do you listen to film critics?
I usually listen to Roger Ebert because he seems to do his movie reviews based upon whether movies are actually enjoyable or not.
No. I make up my own mind on what movies I would like to see. But of course, I don't go out to the movies much either! (way too expensive!!)
The movie critics like to think of themselves as very highbrow. And that somehow we are just a bunch of unsophisticated neandrathals who just don't get it ! They in my opinion are a pretentious lot. Just like the ones that show up at an art gallery. Movies are supposed to be a sometimes serious affair and sometimes they are just supposed to be fun !
I wish they would hire me. I would give them an honest assessment. But the studio execs would hate me !
I used to like to watch the critics and take note of their picks and pans, then after the movie came out I would see if they ate crow or not. That was fun. I forget the one guys name, but if a movie he didn't like became a hit, he would blame it on the fact that the audience wouldn't know a good film if it fell on them.
by SweetiePie8 years ago
I love to watch old black and white movies because these have wonderful acting and storylines. Yes, black and white movies may not have all of the special effects of today's films, but actually this is why I love...
by LaVieja7 years ago
He is due to appear before the inquiry on Friday, and I suspect he will be finalising his script tomorrow night. No doubt his performance will merit an oscar if nothing else...lol
by Steven Escareno6 years ago
I was just reading Peter Travers latest review on the "Green Lantern" film. Although I do disagree with quite a lot about what he said of the movie, and he definitely gets a few points wrong when talking...
by pisean2823116 years ago
i have found some good movies rated poorly by critics while some bad movies being over promoted..
by double_frick7 years ago
i knew they were cracking down but its getting damn near ridiculous trying to find *new* movies with any seeds! anyone else dealing with this or have any suggestions??
by Steven Escareno5 years ago
According to MSN, George Lucas was emotionally hurt by various fans and critics who bashed his "Star Wars" prequels, and said that he felt somewhat betrayed by them; hence he's never going to make another...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.