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Why are film critics grading "inclusive" and/or minority led films with a curve?

I mean, just in the past few months films like Respect, Cinderella and Dear Evan Hansen, who all should have gotten critics in the single or teen digits, all got middling reviews.

All three films are pure crap.

by Anonymousreply 7September 14, 2021 4:02 PM

"who should have gotten..."

Oh dear.

by Anonymousreply 1September 14, 2021 10:14 AM

They don’t want to be canceled.

I have zero interest in any of these movies.

by Anonymousreply 2September 14, 2021 10:36 AM

Dear Evan Hansen hasn't been released yet. So not sure how you arrived at your review, there.

by Anonymousreply 3September 14, 2021 11:06 AM

"film critics" don't exist anymore.

by Anonymousreply 4September 14, 2021 12:01 PM

Bump

by Anonymousreply 5September 14, 2021 3:10 PM

Critics have lost their integrity. They’re too worried about getting cancelled that objectivity is out the window, their agenda is a motivator, and they’re critiquing what they’d like the movie to be instead of what it actually is.

Roger Ebert would’ve had the balls to call out the new Candyman as the boring, preachy piece of shit that it was.

by Anonymousreply 6September 14, 2021 4:00 PM

[quote]who all should have gotten critics in the single or teen digits

Do you know what a critic is? It's a person. No one "gets a critic."

by Anonymousreply 7September 14, 2021 4:02 PM
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