How many times can you say that you’ve seen a film that is actually unlike anything else you’ve ever seen? How many times have to witnessed a movie that doesn’t easily draw comparisons? How frequently has cinema truly made you speechless?
For most of us, the answer is infrequently. Especially these days, with every film being a riff off of something else, or maybe a sequel/prequel/reboot - nothing is exactly new. Superhero movies are still superhero movies. Horror films are still trying to scare you. Comedy films want you to forget about your troubles. Certain examples may exude an uncommon creativity, innovative filmmakers might hit a nerve with a particular audience and leave a lasting impression,