Have you ever felt guilty for vegging out in front of a screen, even when you legitimately needed some time for rest and relaxation? Feeling guilty sucks the joy out of watching movies.
How can we as intellectuals and type-A’s bring the joy back into watching movies? It’s an activity we will inevitably find ourselves doing as a part of social relationships with friends, family and coworkers. Can we even make intellectual sense of the time we spend watching schlock, or slapstick, or even superhero movies? Read on!