The Summer Movie Season was nothing short of a disaster - a commercial disaster and a creative disaster.
Earlier this year, Steven Spielberg predicted the collapse of the megabudget movie system. Bombs like The Lone Ranger or Pacific Rim (not to mention The Great Gatsby- IMHO) cost hundreds of millions of dollars and were disasters. The reason, I think, is that they often simply forget to hire a writer and instead put that money into more Computer Generated special effects.
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