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Geoff Pevere: Drive and the 3-Chord Principle

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , on September 30, 2011 by segarini

A couple of weeks ago, I was speaking to a group about the bruised and dented state of the movie reviewing profession, when the inevitable question came up: “Why has Hollywood run out of ideas?”

That’s not exactly how it was put, but the sentiment provoking it was something I’d been hearing ever since, as a paid moviegoer, I first opened the floor to questions and comments. Hollywood has been in decline since before I can remember, and it’s last truly new idea went up in smoke with Kane’s Rosebud.

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