From: Obveeus <>
Subject: Re: What Did You Watch? 2018-02-08 (Thursday)
Full headers:
From: Obveeus <>
Subject: Re: What Did You Watch? 2018-02-08 (Thursday)
Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2018 11:12:20 -0500
Organization: A noiseless patient Spider
Lines: 26
Message-ID: <p5kh93$ge4$>
References: <p5k77h$5h5$> <p5kb97$2ki$>
Mime-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8; format=flowed
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
Injection-Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2018 16:12:19 -0000 (UTC)
Injection-Info:; posting-host="c1ab4dc4f19234762ca4ebf9ae8a9072";
logging-data="16836"; mail-complaints-to="";posting-account="U2FsdGVkX18BbY8gfQShfqv6c18DBg7a"
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; WOW64; rv:52.0) Gecko/20100101
In-Reply-To: <>
Content-Language: en-US
Cancel-Lock: sha1:cbgGSU3v0hEBKv4xnfONnLF0Vlw=
Print Article
Forward Article
On 2/9/2018 10:44 AM, anim8rfsk wrote:
> In article <p5kb97$2ki$>,
>   Ian J. Ball<IJBall@mac.invalid> wrote:
>> On 2018-02-09 13:20:45 +0000, Obveeus said:
>>> A GHOST STORY:  A 2017 film starring a bedsheet as a ghost.  this film
>>> has very little dialog and very little internal logic.  I cannot
>>> imagine how audiences sat in the theater and survived this pointless
>>> tale stretched out over 90 minutes for effect.  This is not high art.
>>> This is not clever.  This is not intelligent.  Casey Affleck and Rooney
>>> Mara provide supporting characters, but really this whole film is just
>>> about a bed sheet standing around and doing nothing.
>> This sounds like something I'd like a lot more than you would.
> IMDb score 6.9, so it's way out of your bailiwick.

....and I have no idea why such a tiny concept gets a 'high' score.

Speaking of IMDB scores, the Daddario Netflix film, WHEN WE FIRST MET, 
is up to a 6.8, though with only 112 votes.  That is a far cry from the 
10,000+ votes that THE CLOVERFIELD PARADOX got in its first day...and 
the 6.8 puts it out of Ian's sweet spot for now.