Subject: Re: The Cloverfield Paradox
On 2/7/2018 6:14 AM, trotsky wrote:
> On 2/6/18 5:30 PM, moviePig wrote:
>> On 2/6/2018 6:24 PM, trotsky wrote:
>>> On 2/6/18 1:18 PM, moviePig wrote:
>>>> tCP now has 6.0 from 15,208. Fwiw, I do think Netflix confers a
>>>> small pro-bias -- e.g., an anti-establishment sticking it to The Man.
>>> Anti-establishment? What the fuck are you talking about?
>> In the movie biz, Netflix is (still) the upstart, the renegade who
>> delivers what the big studios won't risk. We pull for Netflix.
> Here is my advice: you shitheads need to start doing the necessary
> research when talking about any aspect of the business of selling
> movies, because you look like fucking third graders. Here's an example:
> Disney Corp., one of the biggest entertainment conglomerates in the
> history of the universe, has announced its "global streaming plan".
> Guess what? Netflix is a streaming video channel. Hm, could it be that
> Disney and others have recognized that streaming video is a new paradigm
> in the release of its products and are acting accordingly? Guess what
> else? If Disney is doing it it's just the opposite of "anti
> establishment". Do you see your error yet?
The future lies ahead. The present, however, is a concern about whether
THE CLOVERFIELD PARADOX's hundred minutes will prove rewarding (to me!).
And presently, all signs point to 'no'. Feel free to post a 'yes'
after you've watched the movie. I'm sure there'd be discussion.
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