The Snob Delusion: The Myth of Elitism

Do you pretend to like foreign films that you can't understand? Do you constantly boast about the film degree you received from a private liberal arts college? Do you take every possible opportunity to correct others on trivial things related to film? Are you someone who refuses to watch to certain movies just because they're released by a major studio? Do you blindly hate popular movies you know nothing about just to be different? Are you looking to correct my spelling and grammar as you read this?

Then this article is for you.

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MinimeJer053439d ago

This is something that more people, especially on the internet, need to read and understand. It's getting to be unbearable arguing with these kinds of people at the local theaters.

ReelBrad3439d ago

Thanks for checking it out. I hope it gets read because this is an important topic to me and one that should be discussed. Especially in the internet age where anonymity allows people to be such jerks.

LettingGo3438d ago

Thank you! I've honestly stopped discussing films with most people.

This goes for any industry, but it seems the film industry has been hit the hardest.

ReelBrad3438d ago (Edited 3438d ago )

As much as I'd like to say that it's an internet exclusive phenomenon, it isn't. This happens at general film events, the video store, or anywhere that some snob feels the need to exert his supposed "superior" taste and opinions. However, they forget that the keyword is "opinions."

Thanks for taking the time to take a look.