Ed's talk: Aug 2, 2012

Thursday, August 2, 2012

Sight & Sound 2012: 'Vertigo' Unseats 'Citizen Kane' As Greatest Movie Ever

While "Vertigo" may be an interesting choice, the greatest "anything in any field" list is an exercise in futility, IMO. In whose opinion? There is absolutely no objective criterion for "greatness"!

Come on folks, is it necessary to have a scorecard for everything?

One of my all-time favorite films is Cocteau's "Orphée" but that is a personal choice and to call it the "greatest" would be meaningless.

"Citizen Kane" vs. "Vertigo"= apples vs. oranges!
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost