An overrated film
I could try to annoy someone and go for Mulholland Drive, or for the recent super-duper-success Black Swan, but this is something that’s been bothering me for quite a while.
Everyone told me to watch this film. There were so many references to it and internet jokes and so on; and I watched it. And it was bad. Not bad in a BAD way, just so terribly average and incredibly boring and tremendously uneventful. Nothing happened. When it did, it was silly and often not connected to the actual subject, whatever that was. I don’t understand what’s the hype surrounding it, why some see it as a cult film, as Tom Hanks’s best role to date (Green Mile, anyone?!); maybe I missed something, but it just seemed empty of any message or feelings and full of cliches and meaningless moments. Such as: