Most Overused Concepts and Phrases We Use to Describe Films

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The concepts and words more specifically we use when we describe or review a film.


Lets be honest we all use them and sometimes incorrectly.

The Top Ten

1 Overrated

Every film or song we don't like very much but many seem to love it - Szonana

Like people sat Godfather and Forrest Gump - zxm

2 Underrated

Every song or film which not everyone likes like we do - Szonana

3 Boring

Any film which is longer than 2 hours or Slow Peaced - Szonana

that's me. - leafstar

Boring films have boring stories.like hero kills the villain and saves the heroine at the end.but 2 hours longer or slow paced movies aren't boring.the return of the king was 4 hours 20 mins.never bored me a bit. and slow paced movies like 12 angry men or zodiac werent also boring. - zxm

4 Pretentious
5 Classic

Every film we get excited about or we love we always claim oh it's a classic or it will be considered a classic in 20 years. - Szonana

6 Critics are not always right

When we like films with low ratings - Szonana

Yes,critics didn't chose citizen kane as best movie - zxm

7 You didn't get it

The most used phrase when it comes to defend a movie we liked which seems a little more difficult to understand. - Szonana

Works for only some movies.donnie darko for example - zxm

8 It was too long

When we didn't like a movie we weren't in the mood to watch - Szonana

9 How could you not like it?

Its our first expression when we defend a movie we loved but someone else - Szonana

10 You didn't pay attention

It's another way to say : You didn't get it - Szonana

The Contenders

11 This movie sucks

True.
That one is really overused. - Szonana

12 The worst movie ever

That can really only be one movie in the viewer's experience

Sooo overused and so hyperbolic as well - Szonana

13 Good graphics
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