How many times have you been watching a movie and you hit the point where you think, “yeah I know what’s about to happen” and it plays out exactly like you thought it would? Shane, one time, told me he hates watching rom-coms because there’s always the same formula: boy meets girl, relationship develops, something bad happens, they break up, they get back together, the end. He always hates the part where something bad happens and they break up and, to him, the ending almost never makes up for it.
As frustrating as it is for movies to be predictable, there are so many movie/story tropes out there that, in my opinion, just need to be retired already. Continue reading “Movie Tropes that Need to Retire”