I am an action/comedy person by nature. I like the fast-paced escape into another world not as weighed down as my own. I am not prone to watch tear jerkers or your basic drama without something more. Science-Fiction, paranormal, fantasy, mutant-cyborgs from planet Raxacoricofallapatorius chased by a madman in a blue box are more my speed. It's fun, fanciful, and my idea of a break.
Nowadays thought-provoking movies are rare without some biased slant, or agenda. There is rarely a work of art that truly gob-smacks me. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind was one of those that hit me like a ton of bricks with one question: Was the weight of remembering worth the pain?
I submit that it was...