This May Jar With You


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A video essay from filmmaker Stephen Murphy, to wit:

… bad films can be as influential as good ones. This episode focuses on The Phantom Menace, a film that is particularly influential and particularly bad. Modern blockbuster culture started in 1999 when George Lucas released his prequel into the world and cinema changed forever…

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5 thoughts on “This May Jar With You

  1. Kevin Finnerty

    Only influential if you mean negatively so; and even then it’s influence is purely superficial. Prequels, pure CGI environments and Motion Capture are hardly the ingredients for great storytelling.

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