I have to say, when I saw the trailer for A Quiet Place a few months ago, my reaction was pretty muted. It looked like it might be okay, but nothing that was going to make an impact either at the box office, or a lasting impression in the minds of those who went to see it. Well, I can tell you that as far as Your Humble Narrator is concerned, I was spot on, but I’m clearly in the minority with my opinion, just like how I was with Veronica, a mostly blah horror movie with a legion of fans that loved it. There’s no right or wrong opinions about movies, and I’m not so inclined to question the taste of people who like movies I don’t, but I just can’t understand the high ratings for this movie.
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