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The real problem with "minimal" art is not that it's minimal, but that it's not. The eye strays. In the cinema, it has been trained to do so, often with aberrant results. Though I doubt if I could coherently relate the plot of "North By Northwest", a movie I must have seen four or five times, I believe I'll remember to my dying day the color of Cary Grant's socks as he flees from the crop-dusting...
He was fond of referring to John Ford's film "Two Rode Together" as "Two Rode To Get Her", which he always claimed was a genuine misprint he had seen in a French newspaper.