Here’s a question for you: what do Michael Bay’s Transformers movies have in common with A Ghost Story? What element do they possess that ties them together? On one hand, you have a multi-billion grossing kinetic action franchise full of all kinds of wanton destruction – on the other, David Lowery’s movie is small and quiet. Where could the connection possibly be? Simple: audience polarization. The audience for both appears to be divided into two camps, one who enjoys the experience, one that dislikes it.
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